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SETI RE: [ASTRO] Space-oriented movies - was Space History education

Larry Klaes ( lklaes@zoomtel.com )
Wed, 2 Sep 1998 11:11:17 -0400

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From: Philip Chien
Sent: Wednesday, September 02, 1998 2:07 AM
To: ASTRO@lists.mindspring.com
Subject: [ASTRO] Space-oriented movies - was Space History education
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I did see a comparison with how much money is currently spent on SETI
research year in comparison with Jodie Foster's salary for "Contact", but
forgot the exact figures. (she did make more, I remembered that).

Here is what The SETI League had to say regarding Contact's
$95 million budget and what they could do with the money:

http://www.setileague.org/press/pres9711.htm

Larry