China’s ‘alien’ signal almost certainly came from humans, says project researcher

China’s ‘alien’ signal almost certainly came from humans, says project researcher

China’s ‘alien’ signal almost certainly came from humans, says project researcher

Claims by Chinese scientists that their “Sky Eye” telescope could have picked up signals from intelligent aliens have been met with skepticism by an American colleague.

Dan Werthimer, a Search For Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) researcher at the University of Berkeley, California and a co-author of the research project (opens in new tab) who first saw the signals, told Live Science that the narrow-band radio signals he and his fellow researchers found “come from” [human] radio interference, and not from aliens.”