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Will We Find Extraterrestrial Life In 2015?

Will We Find Extraterrestrial Life In 2015?

Probably not, but just possibly yes. One of the reasons that the search for life elsewhere in the universe is so exciting is that it would take only one chance discovery, one lucky break, for all the walls to come tumbling down.

December 29, 2014 — Caleb A. Scharf

Aliens and Nazis and Electric History, Oh My!

I received an odd e-mail recently asking whether an article from December 18, 1886, was fact-checked, the implied question being whether or not it was "a true story."

September 12, 2011 — Dan Schlenoff

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