Thoughtcrime 034: I’m Not Saying It’s Aliens, But It’s Aliens

 

Jon and I cover some of the big science news in the past few weeks, including the discovery of an Earth-like planet in the Proxima Centauri system, and a way of converting CO2 into energy. There is talk of generation ships, probes, alien contact, hypnosis, and saving the world. The usual.

Story of Alien encounter with Proxima Centaurians – http://www.cnet.com/news/the-decades-old-story-of-aliens-from-the-star-system-where-we-just-discovered-an-earth-like-planet/

Turning Carbon Dioxide Into Fuel – http://www.iflscience.com/technology/gamechanging-photocell-turns-carbon-dioxide-into-fuel/

Russian Billionaire has plan to explore Proxima Centauri – http://www.sciencealert.com/this-russian-billionaire-has-a-plan-to-travel-to-proxima-b-our-closest-earth-like-planet