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SETI So much for visiting the Andromeda galaxy this way...

Larry Klaes ( lklaes@zoomtel.com )
Thu, 3 Sep 1998 11:59:56 -0400

BBC news item on why black holes may make lousy conduits
to other parts of our Universe or other universes:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/sci/tech/newsid_163000/163334.stm

Web site of one of the researchers, complete with his papers:

http://shemesh.fiz.huji.ac.il/home.html

Carl Sagan was wise not to use black holes but rather artificial
cosmic wormholes to get Ellie Arroway around the galaxy to meet
the ETI in Contact.

Larry