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Searching for extraterrestrial civilizations: Astronomers sent a message in space

Researchers sent a message to a far exoplanet, hoping that they will finally have the proof of alien life. Last month, METI scientists (Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence) sent a message in space. They hope that it will end the search quest for alien civilization. The message will reach the star named GJ 273 in about 12 years. The destination is a red dwarf star, also called star Luyten's Star, and astronomers believe that the signal could...