Sending Your Tweets To Space Could Help Find Extraterrestrial Life

Sending Your Tweets To Space Could Help Find Extraterrestrial Life

This project aims to send Twitter messages to a planet that''s 22 light years away but has the environmental potential to host terrestrial life.

Yi Chen
  • 9 may 2012

Soon, users on Twitter could have followers from a completely different planet. A new project called ‘Tweets in Space’ hopes to transmit a stream of tweets to a planet that’s 22 light years way. The planet known as Gliese 667 is ‘Earth-equivalent’ and has the potential to host extraterrestrial life forms.

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