The Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence by David Lamb
A Philosophical Inquiry

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Is the Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence a genuine scientific research programme? David Lamb evaluates claims and counter-claims, and examines recent attempts to establish contact with other intelligent life forms. He considers the benefits and drawbacks of this communication, how we should communicate and whether we actually can. He also assesses competing theories on the origin of life on Earth, discoveries of former solar planets, proposals for space colonies and the consequent technical and ethical issues.
 

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The band's two members, David Lamb and MorganEve Swain, continue to build their sound from the foundations of blues and American roots music, utilizing the simple foot-percussion, violin, cello and upright bass that they have become known for, while expanding Swain's vocal presence and flaunting Lamb's lyrical mastery.
 
Published July 26, 2005 by Routledge. 225 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Science & Math, Law & Philosophy. Non-fiction

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