Monday, August 02, 2004

An Excerpted from the book, "Faint Echoes, Distant Stars: The Science and Politics of Finding Life Beyond Earth." Written by Ben Bova, copyright 2004.

"I believe that life exists beyond the Earth. I believe that intelligent
life must exist somewhere in the vast universe of stars and galaxies. I
recognize that there is, as yet, no evidence to support this belief of mine."

Read: Interview with Ben Bova

Ben Bova is best known for his science fiction novels "Mars,""Jupiter," and "Saturn,"where humans of the future travel to these planets and sometimes discover new life forms.