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Re: SETI public: "Universe" and MPL
>Is your TV program re alien communication being shown soon Richard,
>and also in USA and other countries?
Yes, Albert, and thanks for asking. Transmission in the UK in on December
20th, 9 pm on Channel Four. In America, The Learning Channel are aiming
to transmit early in the New Year - but I don't yet have a date.
It's called "Talking with Aliens". It picks up where most SETI programmes
(like last night's "Universe") - i.e., it doesn't ask, '*will we hear
from ETI', it asks what happens next. Basically it's an attempt to
explore the question, 'how alien could aliens be?'. I hope folks wioll
enjoy it. I may put out a reminder the day before it's due to transmit -
as long as that isn't too much shameless plugging.
>Re latest MPL failure....last one caused by mixing up yards with metres.
>Maybe this one , (as it's near Xmas), was caused by someone mixing up
>pints with litres!! :-)
Or maybe the probe hit Santa while he was out test-driving the sleigh...