Rare Earth

One of the most important and interesting question that science can ask is whether or not life exists elsewhere in the universe. The recent book Rare Earth by Brownlee and Ward hypothesizes that multicellular life is quite rare in the universe, so rare in fact that it is likely that we are the only intelligent civilization in the galaxy. Other’s of course have alternative views.
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I created this weblog mainly to serve as an outlet for the many myriad topics that my job, family and interests thrust into my brain each day. I have a penchant for the unusual, the trivial, the geeky, and the (hopefully) humorous. If you have a similar bent, I hope you’ll find this weblog fun and return from time to time to check in on it.