Thinking Big: The Kardashev Scale | Stories From Space Podcast With Matthew S Williams

Stories From Space

29-10-2022 • 22 mins

Host | Matthew S Williams
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Show Description

In 1964, Russian-Soviet astrophysicist and radio astronomer Nikolai Kardashev wrote a paper where he described how alien civilizations could be categories based on the energy they could harness.

This gave rise to the "Kardashev Scale," which remains an highly-influential concept in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI).



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