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Title"Where is Everybody?" An Account of Fermi's Question
Author(s)Jones, E. M.
Publication DateMarch 01, 1985
Report NumberLA--10311-MS
Unique IdentifierACC0055
Other NumbersLegacy ID: DE85011898; OSTI ID: 785733
Research OrgLos Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), NM (US)
Contract NoW-7405-ENG-36
Sponsoring OrgUS Department of Energy (US)
Subject71 Classical and Quantum Mechanics, General Physics; 99 General and Miscellaneous; Mathematics, Computing, and Information Science
KeywordsMilky Way; Interstellar Space; Historical Aspects; Cosmology; Enrico Fermi; Galaxies; Space
Related Web PagesEnrico Fermi and the First Self-Sustaining Nuclear Chain Reaction
AbstractEnrico Fermi's famous question, now central to debates about the prevalence of extraterrestrial civilizations, arose during a luncheon conversation with Emil Konopinski, Edward Teller, and Herbert York in the summer of 1950. Fermi's companions on that day have provided accounts of the incident.
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