Life Beyond EARTH: A Conversation With AVI LOEB

Living Through History

Nov 21 2023 • 32 mins

Abraham "Avi" Loeb is a theoretical physicist who works on astrophysics and cosmology. Loeb is the Frank B. Baird Jr. Professor of Science at Harvard University. He is the author of the best-selling book, “Extraterrestrial: The First Sign of Intelligent Life Beyond Earth." In this podcast Mr. Loeb explains why the interstellar object known as Oumuamua could be evidence of alien technology and why the scientific comunity isn't open minded about life beyond earth.

Living Through History,where we embark on a captivating journey through the events, people, and stories that have shaped the world in the 20th and 21st centuries. Join us as we unravel the intricate tapestry of modern history, exploring pivotal moments, cultural shifts, political revolutions, and technological breakthroughs that have defined our contemporary world. With expert interviews, firsthand accounts, and deep dives into archives, Living Through History offers a fresh perspective on the recent past, revealing the fascinating and sometimes surprising connections between yesterday and today. Whether you're a history enthusiast or simply curious about how we got to where we are now, this podcast will inspire your curiosity and deepen your understanding of the modern era.

Script: Federico Bettuzzi
Production: Giovanni Zorzi