Crop Circles – The Arecibo Reply

crop circles aricebo replyIn 1974 a radio message was beamed into space at a ceremony marking the remodeling of the Arecibo radio telescope. The message formulated by Dr. Frank Drake of Cornell University and the creator famous “Drake Equation” with the help of Dr. Sagan encoded specific information about our species and the planet we live on.

Twenty seven years later a similar pattern was found in a crop circle right in front of a radio telescope.

Here is a picture of the original Arecibo message (on the left) sent on 1974 and the reply received 27 years later.You’ll notice that there is a difference between the two.

It was thought that it would take more than 25,000 years for anyone to respond to the message. But the “Arecibo Reply” was found in the form of a crop circle in England.

To learn about the reply and it’s meaning watch this documentary