quote: Doing something stupid is typically worse than doing nothing at all.
quote: If wealthy authors and whatnot want to waste money on this project that is their prerogative, though. I would suggest investing in research into faster-than-light communication or travel or into theoretical physics if they are serious about getting out into the universe.
quote: What's more, the further they are from us, the less likely they are to still exist by the time we hear from them.
quote: ...provide proof, please...
quote: and Jodie Foster, actress who portrayed a SETI researcher in the movie "Contact."
quote: did she make that donation so she could finally go wind surfing with dear ol dad?