reply to post by karl 12
That image sure puts things in perspective doesn't it? What an amazing image, even though it's an artists interpretation of what our galaxy may look
like based on current data.
Originally posted by Q33323
Biggest reason for SETI failure: Assuming ETs communication means and abilities are by any means similar to our own. A lot of people and institutions have invested time and financial resources into this project, but I knew it would be a dud from the start.
Do we attempt communication with fish? Do they have the ability to listen in on us, or comprehend life above the water-line? No, nein and nyet.
When we look at communications today on earth not very much is finding its way into space like it did even a few decades ago.
Originally posted by Jocko Flocko
How so? I'm curious as to why this might be? I would have thought that it was quite the opposite as most everything that is a communications device uses RF energy as it's means of connectivity? I'm an amateur radio operator and on a nightly basis I still resonate the ionosphere with a miniscule 2100 watts, lol.