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A declassified document that was written by Robert Oppenheimer and Albert Einstein is believed to be the first time two well-known scientists acknowledge interstellar bodies and extraterrestrial beings or EBEs.The Oppenheimer-Einstein report examines issues related to interstellar UFOs and aliens. This was also the first time that two scientists spoke of a planetary action that would have to be organized within a new world order and create protocols for possible colonization or occupation of alien beings on planet earth. Tonight on Ground Zero, Clyde Lewis talks with Harvard astronomy professor, Avi Loeb about EBE IN – THE INTERSTELLAR BOUNDARY.

Originally Broadcast On 5/2/22

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Avi Loeb

Avi Loeb is a prominent Israeli-American theoretical physicist and astrophysicist who has made significant contributions to our understanding of the universe. Born on February 26, 1962, in Beit Hanan, Israel, Loeb holds a PhD in Physics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and has been a professor at Harvard University since 2007. Academic Career Loeb has held various academic positions, including being the Frank B. Baird Jr. Professor of Science at Harvard University and the Director of the Institute for Theory and Computation at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. He has also been a long-term member of the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton and has held visiting professorships at the Weizmann Institute of Science and Tel Aviv University. Research Interests Loeb’s research focuses on cosmology, astrophysics, and theoretical physics. He has written over 800 papers on a wide range of topics, including black holes, the first stars, the search for extraterrestrial life, and the future of the universe. He is also a bestselling author, with his book “Extraterrestrial: The First Sign of Intelligent Life beyond Earth” exploring the possibility of alien life and the implications of discovering it. Notable Contributions Loeb has made several notable contributions to the field of astrophysics, including: Leading the first international project supported by the Strategic Defense Initiative (1983-1988) Discovering the first stars in the universe Developing the concept of “Oumuamua,” a possible alien spacecraft that passed through our solar system in 2017 Proposing the idea that some asteroids could be of extraterrestrial origin Awards and Honors Loeb has received numerous awards and honors for his work, including being an elected fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, the American Physical Society, and the International Academy of Astronautics. He has also been a member of the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology at the White House and has served as the Chair of the Board on Physics and Astronomy of the National Academies. Public Engagement Loeb is known for his ability to communicate complex scientific concepts to a broad audience. He has written several books and has been featured in various media outlets, including TIME magazine, which named him one of the 25 most influential people in space in 2012.

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