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    nationalgeographic.com | Nadia Drake | 12/18/20 | 6 min
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    • Florian
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      If BLC-1 is, against all odds, a postcard from the star system next door, then statistically speaking the Milky Way must be absolutely stuffed with communicating civilizations, says the SETI Institute’s Seth Shostak. “In this case, there would be more than a half-billion societies out there in our own galaxy—that seems like a lot.”

      No shit. Seems like quite a lot 👽