BBC blocks live linkup with aliens, scared they might curse
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I am sure you’d watch. I am sure your kids would be fascinated.
And yet, it is not to be. The BBC will not be doing a live show in which scientists try to talk to aliens.
You might be wondering why this would be.
Thankfully, Professor Brian Cox, a celebrated particle physicist and TV presenter (and former member of the band D:Ream), revealed that Britain’s most august news source was a little scared of the kind of news it would make.
As the Daily Mail reports it, Cox wanted to point a radio telescope at Threapleton…
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