Pope’s astronomer says he would baptise an alien if it asked him


http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2010/sep/17/pope-astronomer-baptise-aliens

Guy Consolmagno, who is one of the pope’s astronomers, said he would be “delighted” if intelligent life was found among the stars. “But the odds of us finding it, of it being intelligent and us being able to communicate with it – when you add them up it’s probably not a practical question.”

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