Thursday, July 05, 2012

Official response to ETI and animals arrive 30 million years earlier than previously thought

Welcome! "Alien Life" tracks the latest discoveries and thoughts in the various elements of the famous Drake Equation. Here's today's news:
g Life - University of Alberta researchers have uncovered physical proof that animals existed 585 million years ago - 30 million years earlier than previous records show. See article.
g Intelligence - A team of scientists, led by researcher Carles Lalueza-Fox from CSIC (Spanish National Research Council), has recovered part of the genome of two individuals who were alive in the Mesolithic Period, 7000 years ago. See article.
g Aftermath - Suppose extraterrestrial beings are actually sending out signals to Earth and we finally hear them. Who in the federal government (or elsewhere) is designated to form an official response? See article.

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