In targeted searches, a telescope points at one star for a few minutes, and if it finds no telltale signs of ET, it moves to the next target star on its list. So if aliens are transmitting in Earth's direction at the exact time we just so happened to be scanning their star system for radio signals, we probably didn't just get lucky, Vakoch said. … [Read more...] about Ready, SETI, go: Is there a race to contact E.T.?
London-based cellist Samara Ginsberg, who among other things, produces “virtuoso arrangements of cartoon/film/tv/video game themes” took the Knight Rider theme and made it her own in an utterly incredible video that I can’t stop watching. That’s her, doing all eight parts. Seriously, I am in awe. … [Read more...] about The ‘Knight Rider’ theme song played on the cello is the best kind of Gen-X nostalgia