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Extraterrestrial volunteers

Extraterrestrial volunteers

作者:劳榷跎  时间:2019-03-07 06:18:05  人气:

More than two million people have agreed to help with the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI) by using a screen saver on their computers to sift data from the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico. SETI astronomers initially thought the distributed computing project, called [email protected], would attract about 100 000 volunteers (New Scientist, 25 July 1998, p 46). “It’s been overwhelming,” says Charlene Anderson of the Planetary Society in Pasadena, California,