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Interactive video lesson plan for: Calculating The Odds of Intelligent Alien Life - Jill Tarter

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Could there be intelligent life on other planets? This question has piqued imagination and curiosity for decades. Explore the answer with the Drake Equation -- a mathematical formula that calculates the possibility of undiscovered life.

Lesson by Jill Tarter; Animation by TED-Ed

Tagged under: Jill Tarter,SETI,Extraterrestrial,Alien,Aliens,TED-Ed,TEDEducation,TED Education,space,Milky Way,alien life,Jeremiah Dickey,Drake Equation,TED Animation,Education (Industry),outer space

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