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Message from Aliens to Arrive in 2015

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Scientists consider that we will soon receive an e-mail message from the aliens. According to the astronomers the message is expected to arrive in 2015 from live forms from the Altair solar system. They say that the message will be the response to a radio-wave signal, which had been sent to Altair a quarter century ago by Hisashi Hirabayashi, a Japanese astronomer.

According to Mr. Hirabayashi the response is likely to arrive in 2015. This is in case the intelligent beings received the message decoded it and sent an instant response. It is worth mentioning that Altair is located 16 light-years from our planet.

Hisashi Hirabayashi worked as a scientist at the University of Tokyo Astronomical Observatory. Currently this institution is called National Astronomical Observatory of Japan. In 1983, together with his colleague Masaki Morimoto, he sent the message using a US radio telescope. It was the period when the Japanese celebrated the Tanabata holiday, which is a traditional festival that marks the meeting in the night sky of Vega and Altair, two stars symbolizing goddess Orihime and god Hikoboshi respectively.

Astronomers consider that their message has reached Altair in 1999. It included 13 binary-encoded images, each image measuring 71 x 71 pixels and illustrating the features of our solar system, the position of our planet, known chemical elements, whole numbers and the basis structure of human DNA. Scientists also tried to explain the way life forms biologically evolved on Earth.

According to the theories provided by Mr. Hirabayashi in case the level of aliens' intelligence is high enough to receive and decode the message, they will be able to send a reply. However, he is still skeptical about the actual response from aliens.

"I believe aliens exist, but they are difficult to find. We haven't even observed any planets around Altair, so it is highly unlikely we will receive a response," he said. Recently the images sent by the astronomer have been revealed, being missed for many years. Morimoto, working at the Nishi-Harima Astronomical Observatory, discovered that among other images sent to Altair there was one that included the molecular formula for ethanol, featuring the kanji characters referring to kanpai, which is a Japanese toast of "cheers!" along with the English word "toast."

According to Hirabayashi, he came up with the idea when having a drink and jokes that there's little chance that aliens will get that part of the message.

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//26 Mar 03, 2013 01:41 AM | posted by: J C
Cobblers. If alien civilizations have existed for billions of year before us in the billions of planetary systems, then by now we would have picked up their ancient radio signal (fragments) or see some left overs of technology (perhaps Dyson Spheres).

LIfe is probably a huge fluke, so much so that we are ALONE. We need to look at our own survival MORE than any other subject. We're about to fall off an oil cliff in 2050. That's when oil - which is impossible to replace - will become too expensive.

The economy will be truly fucked by then.
5 votes

//25 Jul 18, 2012 11:10 PM | posted by: Michael
alien to arrive in 2015 and bead me up.
5 votes

//24 Aug 29, 2011 07:57 PM | posted by: FLAME FRAME
Spirit to envelop and wrap up the whole world is necessary.
世界全体を包み込む気概が必要だ。
My historical total all own selves in now self. My life's total own all selves at present own self. My total all own self of my life is being existing now present own self. I do total all.
I was superior really fantastically, and there was the time when I shined once,
If what I am now oneself has even 16 years old, together with then the whole body full length from head to foot almighty power power force on what I am now oneself.
I can return to own self which is past. It becomes total all own self at all life time. And I start all failure regret again and am sublimated.
嘗ては本当に素晴らしく優れ輝いた時期もあった、16才さえ今我一身に在るなら、当時の全身全能力ごと今我一身に!!過去の自身に戻れる。人生全時期全自身になる。そして全ての失敗後悔やり直し昇華される。
6 votes

//23 Aug 29, 2011 07:53 PM | posted by: maingame
I fully use the central nucleus core which I created made and produced it from a physical frame, and the domain that I spread opened expand, I show all ability from total self's full power, I save own in the world in Japan now. I build rebuild own physique.
7 votes

//22 Jul 12, 2011 06:42 AM | posted by: tin
try to draw if they can understand
4 votes

//21 Jun 06, 2011 02:04 AM | posted by: Becky
Well if they are sending an email it won't help us at all as Google have decided that after Aug 2011 they will no longer support older browsers. Firefox, Netscape, Explorer ect so we may never get a message and it will be all Googles fault.

No matter the message was a derivation of "You are all f**ked"! in all language forms. Thank you but we all knew that sometime ago.
5 votes

//20 May 02, 2011 10:24 AM | posted by: alien
alien aredy in the earth.!
6 votes

//19 Apr 12, 2011 09:15 AM | posted by: vamsi and prasanth
we want magic
6 votes

//18 Apr 10, 2011 10:46 AM | posted by: Elvin
Alien do not arrive in 2015.please come in 2011
7 votes

//17 Apr 01, 2011 09:56 AM | posted by: Elvin
Hey aliens what's yar ,i want to talk to u
5 votes

//16 Feb 26, 2011 04:09 PM | posted by: Elvin
I want to talk with Alien
6 votes

//15 Aug 28, 2010 04:42 PM | posted by: truth seeker
this crap is fake, people please go look up the ALTAIR star on wikipidea, this star is an A MAIN SEQUENCE, so it wont harbor life anywhere near it.. our sun is a G sequence, please go google the facts. thanks for the fake crap.
6 votes

//14 Jul 28, 2010 03:15 PM | posted by: smallflower
alien's faces dissimulated in all the crops, why this information is not revelated ?
6 votes

//13 May 03, 2010 12:58 AM | posted by: The_Communicator
I will question these aliens or any nearby aliens of the existence on this planet, if I get a reply I will do so now instead of having several comments....
( The reply is the writing beneath the question)
Are there aliens on the planet known as Altiar?
I9I2YesH

Is 1912 the population?
NoDC

Are there planets near by with life?
YesMTI

Could they make contact with us?
CIHIA3A7DE GTDDOEE

Will you make contact with us?
E.T. 4 2FRIEN HS7 E.T. 4 TOWARDH5No

If youw ish to contact me on how to even message them or an aliens please message me on youtube, note I have no videos so therefor I am not forcing you to view anything.

Kevinsims22
9 votes

//12 Feb 04, 2010 06:16 PM | posted by: Pussy lick
Hey kavindu you sound hot. What's your number?
7 votes

//11 Jan 06, 2010 12:19 PM | posted by: kavindu
Hello
7 votes

//10 Feb 08, 2009 06:57 AM | posted by: rezene
why send a message to far far away land the alians are here they have been here for a very long time they come and go as they wish they probably been here before us may be may be we are their making think about it
7 votes

//9 Feb 07, 2009 01:15 PM | posted by: Dave
IT'S FAKE
6 votes

//8 Nov 10, 2008 10:19 PM | posted by: wicked
that's really cool, I hope they'll get the message and send something back, no matter what, they should come here, I dont care if they'll kill us or be our friends.
8 votes

//7 Sep 24, 2008 10:32 PM | posted by: ????
YeS We ArE rEaLlY aDvAnCe OrGaNiSmS WhO lIvE On ThE wOrLd METAXXI We ArE mAd At YoU bEiNgS fOr TeLlInG fAlSe ThInGs AbOuT oUr RaCe FoR BeYoNdS wE tHe SIGAISTE XOJOIN hAvE aLlIeD tO DeStRoY yOuR lAnD oN tHe SEMASOS ROCK LaNdInG oN yOuR lAnD
5 votes

//6 Jun 15, 2008 07:06 PM | posted by: vivek
it's very nice, but we are ready for every stage

if they are attack so what we do?
7 votes

//5 May 20, 2008 08:13 AM | posted by: bernard
well... hopefully there might be... but would it be beneficial to mankind?
6 votes

//4 May 19, 2008 06:47 PM | posted by: alcotrazz [InfoMANIAC]
here they are, the "mauricians"!!! what wa that, mate?!
7 votes

//3 May 16, 2008 09:33 PM | posted by: morice
il y a dГ©ja longtemps qu ils sont la a nous observer
7 votes

//2 May 16, 2008 03:38 PM | posted by: peace
who cares if theres aliens out there we should be caring about each other and are own planet first
4 votes

//1 May 15, 2008 05:52 PM | posted by: alcotrazz [InfoMANIAC]
and what if there IS intelligent life, and what if they WILL receive the message and decode it... what would they send as an answer?? "Sorry, me don't trink alcohol! me trink orange juice! cheers u 2" :)

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