Beyond Contact

Subtitled: A Guide to SETI and Communicating with Alien Civilizations

In Beyond Contact: A Guide to SETI and Communicating with Alien Civilizations, author Brian McConnell examines what goes into the search for intelligent life in space. The book explains the science and technology behind the search, from the physics of inter-stellar laser and radio communication, to information theory and linguistics. If you’ve ever wondered whether it really would be possible to communicate with other civilizations, read this book.