Re: SETI Why is it so quiet at the "water hole"?

Rik van Riel (
Thu, 21 Oct 1999 14:01:49 +0200 (CEST)

On Wed, 20 Oct 1999, Larry Klaes wrote:

> >If any of this cock-eyed theory is correct, why are we looking in the
> >water hole for the very low level signals of an extrasolar
> >civilization?"

These things would make the water hole a very very suitable place to start out scanning for ETIs. If any ETIs exist nearby we might find them this way, if they don't exist or are using something complely beyond our imagination, well, then we're screwed anyway :)


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