Dont get your hopes up that astronomers will find new home planets in case we continue to screw up our own.
No event is free of controversy these days – not even the discovery of seven habitable planets that hit the news late last month. For a few days, drawings of those tranquil spheres loomed above the tumult of earthly affairs – the Trump tweets, the protests, the botched Oscars. But then a friend, who happens to be trained as a biologist, wrote to me complaining that by declaring these worlds « habitable, » NASA’s PR people were promoting a space-exploration delusion.
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