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Looking for ET's Flashlight: Optical SETI

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Air Date: 01/12/2009
Run Time: 0:28:52

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Harvard's Paul Horowitz returns with a status report on the All-Sky Optical Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence, looking for the laser flash that will tell us we are not alone. Bill Nye on choosing a new leader for NASA. Emily Lakdawalla's Q&A is looking for the remnants of Apollo on the moon. Bruce Betts and Mat Kaplan suffer a terrible rocket accident as they explore the night sky and prepare a new space trivia contest.

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