Well first of all, my name is aaron i live in the uk i am 19 years old and ever since i was a kid watching all the hollywood movies i was intrested in aliens and a few years back when i watched contact (1997) was when it really became a kind of an obsession ever since then i have been reading science books watching documentarys and so on.
"You wanna hear something really nutty? I heard of a couple guys who wanna build something called an "airplane," you know you get people to go in, and fly around like birds, it's ridiculous, right? And what about breaking the sound barrier, or rockets to the moon, or atomic energy, or a mission to Mars? Science fiction, right? Look, all I'm asking, is for you to just have the tiniest bit of vision. You know, to just sit back for one minute and look at the big picture. To take a chance on something that just might end up being the most profoundly impactful moment for humanity, for the history... of history."
Thoughts about SETI and SETI@home
1. I run seti@home because i want to contribute in some way to the search for extra terrestrial intelligence
2. Abandonned in the 70's by NASA and congress who failed to see the big picture. I havent...