Seth Shostak

ET is (probably) out there — get ready

18:40 •
Filmed Jan 2012 at TEDxSanJoseCA
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SETI researcher Seth Shostak bets that we will find extraterrestrial life in the next twenty-four years, or he'll buy you a cup of coffee. He explains why new technologies and the laws of probability make the breakthrough so likely — and predicts how the discovery of civilizations far more advanced than ours might affect us here on Earth.

Seth Shostak
/ Astronomer

Seth Shostak is an astronomer, alien hunter and bulwark of good, exciting science.  Full bio.

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