Astronomers Looked For Alien Civilization In Our Closest 1,300 Stars. Here’s What They Found

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The truth is out there, they say, but we haven’t come close to finding it yet. The Breakthrough Listen project has searched the closest 1,327 stars in our galaxy for hints of intelligent life and advanced civilizations.

This extensive data was gathered using two of the world’s most powerful ground telescopes, the Green Bank Telescope and the Parkes Telescope in New South Wales, Australia.

This article was originally posted on physics-astronomy.org

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See the data release from Breakthrough Listen