Want To Contact Alien Life? Bill Nye Says 'Be Patient,' It May Happen Soon


The Fermi paradox is a rather simple question about an infinitely complex idea: if there are alien worlds out there, why haven't we heard from them?

In a fascinating explanation of this question and the possible answer, Bill Nye implores us to both be patient and consider the fact our ability to communicate, send signals and listen to deep space is only improving. 

"One way to be sure you never hear from another civilization and realize or validate Fermi's paradox is to not listen," Nye says in the video. 

Check it out and let us know what you think in the comments.

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