Episode 40 - Extraterrestrial Languages


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Released: 16 October 2019

Duration: 54 minutes, 51 seconds

Interstellar Languages is a forthcoming book about the human quest to craft messages that can be understood across interstellar distances. We may want to tell ET about ourselves, or it may be help ET send message to us that we will know how to interpret.

Daniel Oberhaus is a staff writer at Wired Magazine, where he covers space and energy. His first book, Extraterrestrial Languages, will be released by MIT Press on October 22, 2019.

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MIT Press Page for Interstellar Languages

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Host and Producer: Paul Carr

Co-Host: Daniela DiPaulis

Music: DJ Spooky, Jason Robinson, George Hrab

Announcer: Erin Carr

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