Sep 23, 2016
Posted by Karen Hurst in category: alien life
The duo are joining forces with Russian technology tycoon Yuri Milner to launch the £76million project called Breakthrough Listen.
They will use the world’s most powerful radio telescopes to monitor a planet called Proxima b, which is believed to contain all the right conditions to support life.
The planet is 25 trillion miles from earth and orbits our nearest star, Proxima Centauri, which acts as its sun.