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Title: ''Where is everybody. '' An account of Fermi's question

Abstract

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.

Authors:
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Los Alamos National Lab., NM (USA)
Sponsoring Org.:
US Department of Energy (US)
OSTI Identifier:
5746675
Report Number(s):
LA-10311-MS
ON: DE85011898; TRN: AH200132%%120
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-36
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS; 99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS//MATHEMATICS, COMPUTING, AND INFORMATION SCIENCE; COSMOLOGY; HISTORICAL ASPECTS; INTERSTELLAR SPACE; MILKY WAY; GALAXIES; SPACE; ENRICO FERMI; 659000* - Communication, Education, History, & Philosophy- (-1987)

Citation Formats

Jones, E.M. ''Where is everybody. '' An account of Fermi's question. United States: N. p., 1985. Web. doi:10.2172/5746675.
Jones, E.M. ''Where is everybody. '' An account of Fermi's question. United States. doi:10.2172/5746675.
Jones, E.M. Fri . "''Where is everybody. '' An account of Fermi's question". United States. doi:10.2172/5746675. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/5746675.
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abstractNote = {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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place = {United States},
year = {1985},
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