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SHOULD WE WAIT FOR CONTACTS WITH EXTRATERRESTRIAL BEINGS?
The article discusses the problem of our contacts with other civilizations. It looks at some specific aspects of the flight. The author arrives at a conclusion that direct contacts even with a highly developed civilization is impossible because of vast distances separating one star from another. To get to a distant star system and back even at the velocity of light means to annihilate a mass comparable with that of a planet or a star. The author proposes equations which enable evaluating certain parameters of this hypothetic flight.
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