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Thursday April 16, 2015

Search for Advanced Civilizations Finds Nothing Obvious in 100,000 Galaxies

According to these guys, a search of over one hundred thousand galaxies has turned up no signs of advanced civilizations beyond earth. I would have skipped all that mid-infrared wavelength stuff and looked for things like signs of a McDonalds or Walmart. Advanced civilizations would definitely have those.

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After searching 100,000 galaxies for signs of highly advanced extraterrestrial life, a team of scientists using observations from NASA's WISE orbiting observatory has found no evidence of advanced civilizations in them.