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Reflecting on Our Present Self-Awareness of Not Having Found Any Life Beyond Earth
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  • Jonathan H Jiang,
  • Stuart Fisher Taylor,
  • Nick Searra,
  • Philip E. Rosen
Jonathan H Jiang
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology

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Stuart Fisher Taylor
SETI Institute
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Nick Searra
. Interstellar Foundation
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Philip E. Rosen
5. Independent Researcher
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The quest for finding extraterrestrial life has been a fascination for humanity for centuries, yet we have not yet found any concrete evidence of life beyond our planet, except for some hints of methane on Mars. It is essential to document this time of not having found any life to fully describe our perspective to other civilizations, anticipate how these events may change humanity, and appreciate the uncertainty of our knowledge about the universe.
14 Nov 2023Submitted to ESS Open Archive
14 Nov 2023Published in ESS Open Archive