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Re: Seti@Home Effective? - Williams

From: Walt Williams <walt_williams@setv.org>
Date: Sun, 30 Nov 2003 17:10:42 -0200
Fwd Date: Mon, 01 Dec 2003 16:20:33 -0500
Subject: Re: Seti@Home Effective? - Williams

>From: Greg Boone <Evolbaby@aol.com>
>Date: Fri, 28 Nov 2003 19:59:17 EST
>To: ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net
>Subject: Re: Seti@Home Effective?

>I've always wondered about this SETI project.

>Searching for radio signals?

>What if aliens don't have ears? :)

Hi Greg and All,

SETI or rather the people who are implementing the SETI search
model are not searching for radio signals with modulation, such
as "sounds". Additionally, you have the direction of the "radio"
signals confused, SETI is not transmitting, just "listening".
 Finally, the hoped for SETI signal's "message" is the frequency
of the ETI transmitted signal, which is known loosely within the
SETI community as the "water-hole" frequencies. Regarding the
effectiveness of seti@home, who knows?

Walt Williams