Are we alone in the universe? What would intelligent life beyond Earth look like? Could we even begin to comprehend it? How far are we from the definitive answer we’re looking for?
In The Crowded Cosmos, renowned astrophysicist Hagai Netzer and science author Ami Ben Bassat paint a uniquely comprehensive picture of the scientific revolution regarding the search for life on distant exoplanets: from the origin of life in our galaxy to the expanding search for extraterrestrial life, the far-reaching repercussions of space travel, and possible encounters with alien civilizations.
Riveting, original, and entertainingly thought-provoking, the unique concepts in The Crowded Cosmos challenge readers to ask a new set of questions about life on the third planet from the Sun and the extraordinary possibilities of discovery in a crowded cosmos.