posted on Jul, 7 2013 @ 02:17 AM
All I can say is ...BLIMEY!
British scientists are to make a concerted effort to look for alien life among the stars.
Academics from 11 institutions have set up a network to co-ordinate their Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence (Seti).
The English Astronomer Royal, Sir Martin Rees, will act as patron
The group is asking funding agencies for a small - about £1m a year - sum of money to support listening time on radio telescopes and for data
It would also help pay for research that considered new ways to try to find aliens
Read more here (BBC)
edit on 7/7/2013 by nomadros because: (no reason