Just becuase there may be alien life out there doesn’t mean we’ll ever find it (but that’s okay).
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There are few things that both tantalize and frustrate scientists and sci-fi fans alike as the possibility of finding life on distant worlds. The discovery of intelligent alien life would be the single most significant moment in the history of the human race. But, for all the estimated billions upon billions of stars and planets floating in the vast expanse of our universe, there’s been no sign—not a peep, blip, or radio frequency ping—to indicate that there’s anyone out there.