Saturday, November 1, 2014   |   3,785 users online
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos  ·  Chat
Find: in

Hawking: "primitive alien life may exist"


Posted on Wednesday, 23 April, 2008 | Comment icon 8 comments


Image credit: NASA
 
"Alien life may well exist in a primitive form somewhere in our corner of the galaxy, famed astrophysicist Stephen Hawking said Monday."

  View: Full article |  Source: Space.com

  Discuss: View comments (8)

   


 
Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #1 Posted by lmbeharry on 23 April, 2008, 10:04
This topic was started earlier today on this thread: Aliens MUST exist, says Stephen Hawking
Comment icon #2 Posted by Jerzy on 23 April, 2008, 19:59
I could have said the same thing, so quote me now because I'm saying:The universe is so vast that there is some possibility that alien life exists is some form.Are you gonna?
Comment icon #3 Posted by Blueguardian on 24 April, 2008, 9:15
"Primitive", yes they have ufo's that can fly faster then anything we have and they can also travel to other planets. I wouldn't say primitive would be the word to use.
Comment icon #4 Posted by HAJiME on 24 April, 2008, 11:21
Oh that man is such a genius. Talk about stating the obvious. :|
Comment icon #5 Posted by REBEL on 24 April, 2008, 12:13
He added that humanity must embrace space exploration, if only to ensure its long-term survival. "While there may be primitive life in our region of the galaxy, there don't seem to be any advanced intelligent beings," said HawkingThen i had this from a site i bookmarked...(make of it what ever ya like)...Hawking raised the threat of biological engineering in saying humans must colonize space or face an end as a species."I don't think the human race will survive the next thousand years, unless we spread into space," Hawking told the Daily Telegraph. "There are t... [More]
Comment icon #6 Posted by Raptor on 24 April, 2008, 12:20
This wasn't a single press release statement, it was just a sentence from one of his lectures that was pulled up by the media.
Comment icon #7 Posted by yvan on 24 April, 2008, 21:05
He keeps pushing that. He added that humanity must embrace space exploration, if only to ensure its long-term survival. "While there may be primitive life in our region of the galaxy, there don't seem to be any advanced intelligent beings," said HawkingMaybe he's an alien. hehehe
Comment icon #8 Posted by theQ on 9 May, 2008, 0:29
For a renowned physics professor to make a statement "that primitive life may exist somewhere in the universe" is insulting to a actuall intellegent creature thats knows that even without physical proof the universe demands that you conclude there is because of mathamatics and what we have seen already. So yawn Stephen.


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


Other news in this category
ET may simply be too far away to contact
Posted 10-3-2014 | 305 comments
Vast distances between habitable planets could make communication with alien life an inviable concept....
 
NASA outlines hunt for extraterrestrial life
Posted 9-12-2014 | 46 comments
The space agency has used new simulations to determine how best to identify a life-bearing world....
 
Scientists seek heat from alien civilizations
Posted 8-20-2014 | 14 comments
A new project is hoping to use heat detection to pick up signs of extraterrestrial intelligence....
 
Life beyond Earth 'inevitable' claims expert
Posted 8-7-2014 | 26 comments
Dr Sara Seager believes that astronomers are standing on a 'great threshold' of space exploration....
 
Crowdsourcing the hunt for alien artifacts
Posted 7-24-2014 | 36 comments
A future initiative could enable thousands to scan images of the moon for signs of anomalous objects....
 
NASA to find alien life 'within 20 years'
Posted 7-16-2014 | 36 comments
NASA scientists believe that evidence of extraterrestrial life will be discovered within two decades....
 
Has ET already dismissed us as unintelligent?
Posted 6-4-2014 | 398 comments
Astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson has suggested that we may already be in a post alien contact era....
 
Shostak dismisses claims of alien visitation
Posted 5-26-2014 | 140 comments
SETI astronomer Seth Shostak doesn't believe that we have ever been visited by extraterrestrials....
 
SETI: 'we'll find alien life within 20 years'
Posted 5-23-2014 | 102 comments
Dan Werthimer and Seth Shostak presented their latest findings this week at a House Committee hearing....
 

 View: More news in this category
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.6 Unexplained-Mysteries.com 2001-2014
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ