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Must Be Aliens

Must Be Aliens

Host Michelle Thaller talks with astronomer and author Phil Plait of Slate's Bad Astronomy blog about this conundrum: why are humans so quick to explain the unknowns of the cosmos as aliens? And why is this healthy imagination important in science?


This is our first episode of Orbital Path, a new monthly series from PRX. Learn more here and check out our other science series, Transistor.