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by Frank White

Author: Frank White
Subcategory: Science & Mathematics
Language: English
Publisher: Walker & Co (July 1, 1990)
Pages: 250 pages
Category: Other
Rating: 4.8
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In his earlier book, White effectively argued that humanity's physical presence in space has vitally enlarged our social .

In his earlier book, White effectively argued that humanity's physical presence in space has vitally enlarged our social perspective. Viewed from space, Earth appears as a unified, interconnected, and frighteningly fragile entity. In his earlier book, White effectively argued that humanity's physical presence in space has vitally enlarged our social perspective.

Published 1990 by Walker in New York.

Frank White’s book, The SETI Factor, intelligently takes up this question of visitation. One project which began in 1992 celebrated both the International Space Year and the 500th anniversary of Columbus discovering the New World.

One of. the objectives of writing this book is to evaluate the respective claims that have. been made about the status of SETI as a serious scientific enterprise and the. variety of hypotheses which have emerged during the past three or four decades.

Frank Drake is the Director of the SETI Institute's Center for the Study of Life in the Universe and also serves on the Board of Trustees of the SETI Institute as Chairman Emeritus.

Discusses NASA's new SETI project, and speculates on the impact of contacting extraterrestrials or learning that we are probably alone in the universe