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"If we can exclude everything else"

Sure. When does that happen?

So when we exclude everything else that might have been responsible for everything, we can safely conclude NOTHING is responsible.
Anything except a God.
No, not that!


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We will have to wait for Interbane to chime in and defend ET's transmission and tell us when and why we will be able to tell it is an intelligent communication.

For starters ET will communicate in binary code. And because darwinian evolution is universal, it is logical that ET would have developed science at some point.
And ET wants to talk to us.

Whereas God most certainly does not exist because we have ruled him out scientifically.
And because he hasnt appeared to us, does not follow the rules of our almighty logic, and because he hasnt signed His name some where for us to find (ie "God was here")



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Heh, a T-shirt for Maxwell nerds.

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http://www.zazzle.com/and_god_said_maxw ... 0699537542



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LanDroid wrote:
Carl Sagan wrote:
Less than a century after Maxwell's prediction of radio waves, the first quest was initiated for signals from possible civilizations on planets of other stars. Since then there have been a number of searches, some of which I referred to earlier, for the time-varying electric and magnetic fields crossing the vast interstellar distances from possible other intelligences - biologically very different from us - who had also benefited sometime in their histories from the insights of local counterparts of James Clerk Maxwell.
p. 395

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What are those things? For the past eight years, astronomers have been scratching their heads over a series of strange radio signals emanating from somewhere in the cosmos. And now, the mystery has deepened.

A new study shows that the so-called "fast radio bursts" follow a weirdly specific pattern -- a finding that the researchers behind the study say "is very hard to explain. There is something really interesting we need to understand," study co-author Michael Hippke, a scientist at the Institute for Data Analysis in Neukirchen-Vluyn, Germany, told New Scientist. "This will either be new physics, like a new kind of pulsar, or, in the end, if we can exclude everything else, an E.T."

4/2/15
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/04/0 ... 84870.html


not this time

http://gizmodo.com/an-alien-radio-beaco ... 1695628907

But faith is important here, so lets keep believing.



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No faith at all, just interesting data to analyze.



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LanDroid wrote:
No faith at all, just interesting data to analyze.



Dont you have faith that SETI is not in vain?

Or is just the data that excites you?

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No faith, but it is worth checking out.
What faith leads you to support SETI?


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