Cannot believe with all those stars in the heavens that there isn’t a one with a planet suitable for colonization close by and of course having no unfriendly aliens to clash with. ( Aside: I can’t help wondering if our creators deliberately planned the growth of humankind to reach the point of insufficient available resources on earth and thus to force our race to colonize space).
More to come (I hope).
“I think we’re going to have strong indications of life beyond Earth within a decade, and I think we’re going to have definitive evidence within 20 to 30 years,” NASA chief scientist Ellen Stofan said Tuesday (April 7) during a panel discussion that focused on the space agency’s efforts to search for habitable worlds and alien life “We know where to look. We know how to look,” Stofan added during the event, which was webcast live. “In most cases we have the technology, and we’re on a path to implementing it. And so I think we’re definitely on the road.”