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Space: Scientific Research / Extraterrestrial Life #167450

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 10, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(San Francisco: Beth Nissen) The scientific search for life in outer space featured; film clips shown from "Independence Day"; scenes shown from the SETI Institution and the Oak Ridge Observatory, outside Boston, which uses telescopes and computers to seek out radio signals from the universe. [SETI Institution Frank DRAKE, Oak Ridge Observatory Robert STEFANIK - describe the search for signals.] Astronomers' concern that earth technology may soon drown out radio signals from deep space noted.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Nissen, Beth
Duration:
00:03:10

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