What If We Went on a Search for Alien Life?

What If We Went on a Search for Alien Life?

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We might not be alone in the Universe. Scientists from all over the world have their eyes and ears wide open trying to detect signals of life beyond our planet. But we’re a bit tired of just sitting and waiting. So hop on our spacecraft, because today you have a very important mission. To search for alien life. How would we prepare for this journey? What kind of life would we be looking for?

Transcript and sources: https://whatifshow.com/what-if-we-went-on-a-search-for-alien-life/

00:00 We might not be alone
00:51 Over 4,000 exoplanets detected
02:21 Thanks Skillshare!
03:28 Possible alien life
04:29 Super-habitable planets
06:16 Going to see the aliens
07:26 What would the aliens look like?

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  1. Gaster Bob The Temmie on May 26, 2023 at 1:12 pm

    If Aliens have UFO, we have a flying saucer.

  2. Kunal Gaur - (Sunny) on May 26, 2023 at 1:12 pm

    Mostly humans can do wait for some other species to come on earth 😄

  3. ABDUL AZEEZ T.E on May 26, 2023 at 1:13 pm

    how do you know this man? dude you genius!

  4. Dr Seuss on May 26, 2023 at 1:14 pm

    We’re not, if you can perceive spirits,I think we all can, right?

  5. Sakk Matt on May 26, 2023 at 1:15 pm

    If they find life on Mars, they put a stamp on it. "Encrypted for 70 years".

  6. Lord Farquar on May 26, 2023 at 1:17 pm

    3 light years 🗿

  7. H.Y. Yeung on May 26, 2023 at 1:19 pm

    I laughed so hard when the Predator shows up…
    Q: What if human finds the Predator?

  8. Willem on May 26, 2023 at 1:19 pm

    A question is Proxima Centauri b a exo planet

  9. redant89 on May 26, 2023 at 1:24 pm

    Theres to many galaxies and planets out there so there has to be life plus we are maybe only around 5% of our own galaxy discovered. we need to work out the problems we have on earth instead of spending time in the stars.

  10. Lincoln Buttress on May 26, 2023 at 1:25 pm

    I like how they show siren head 🤣

  11. O Cara Cujo Nome Começa Com SaaS on May 26, 2023 at 1:25 pm

    7:53 nah, man, aliens probably would not be these humanoid people, I can almost assure you.

    Even on Earth there are more creatures that have more than just four limbs than the ones with this amount.

    And, even if we found """four limbers""", they would much probably resemble dinossaurs or something like that. We are the way we are just because we came from monkey

  12. 1.2 million subscribers on May 26, 2023 at 1:25 pm

    It would be stranger things irl expect we won’t have an eleven to save us

  13. The Priyanshu Kishore on May 26, 2023 at 1:26 pm

    We have to go faster than speed of light maybe 🤔 we need some hyper drive or fusion drive or something else…
    And the signals are detected in today are those which are past .
    We can’t see future

  14. What If on May 26, 2023 at 1:28 pm

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  15. Kymani Arie on May 26, 2023 at 1:29 pm

    maybe we can’t detect Alien life/signals because we arent advanced enough to.
    or maybe we are more advanced than they are..
    even if they are intelligent maybe they just haven’t reached our level or vice versa.
    it’s like a guy walking trying to catch up to a guy on a ten speed, and then both trying to catch up to a BMW who is trying to keep up with a 747 .
    someone will not be able to compete.

  16. Ron Adkins on May 26, 2023 at 1:29 pm

    Try creating an alien fan club in order to see who’s real and who’s not. The winner will probably end up being the sneaky one who stole your woman and knocked her up.

  17. Jairo Zavala on May 26, 2023 at 1:30 pm

    aaaaaaaaah is siron head a ailen
    thats inpalsibel

  18. does dangerous on May 26, 2023 at 1:31 pm

    If you ever meet a alien 100% change they will try to kill you they don’t anyone to know they exist Im lucky I survived I got away they look like humans you can’t tell if their a aliens I’ve even met the commander we was going to fight
    They walk around the earth and live like humans

  19. سـلـيـمـان أحـمـد on May 26, 2023 at 1:33 pm

    sérieusement…of course we aren’t alone in the universe, there’s life out there were just haven’t encountered it yet. but, it’s there.

    وَمِنْ ءَايَٰتِهِۦ خَلْقُ ٱلسَّمَٰوَٰتِ وَٱلْأَرْضِ وَمَا بَثَّ فِيهِمَا مِن دَآبَّةٍ ۚ وَهُوَ عَلَىٰ جَمْعِهِمْ إِذَا يَشَآءُ قَدِيرٌ

    الشورى ٤٢:٢٩

    And among His (God) Signs is the creation of the heavens and the earth, and the living creatures that He has scattered through them: and He has power to gather them together when He wills.

    The consultation 42:29

  20. Alparslan Korkmaz on May 26, 2023 at 1:35 pm

    Nice video.

  21. Michael Johnstone on May 26, 2023 at 1:36 pm


  22. Grass on May 26, 2023 at 1:36 pm

    (Don’t take this to seriously,just my opinion)

    What if Aliens doesn’t really exist, does that mean we are trying to find something that doesn’t exist?

    Ngl your explanation about UFO kinda make sense,I believe that there is "something" we still haven’t discover yet,since nobody knows how big the universe really is I’m sure that we will discover new things in space.

  23. Hung Ha on May 26, 2023 at 1:41 pm

    Cannot stand the NasDaily-like narration. It’s annoyingly slow and high-pitched, sounds more like shouting than speaking.

    Please please don’t copy that stupid style.

  24. Learn$Hacking تعلم الاختراق on May 26, 2023 at 1:42 pm

    What if we are aliens?

  25. Alex on May 26, 2023 at 1:43 pm

    We might not be alone in the parallel universes either. Is there a place we could get some quiet alone time?

  26. Smartest ドげブ on May 26, 2023 at 1:43 pm

    If we went on a search for alien life, it could have a number of potential outcomes. Depending on the methods used, it’s possible that we could discover evidence of microbial or simple life forms on other planets or moons in our solar system. If we were to discover more complex forms of life, it could have profound implications for our understanding of the universe and our place in it.

    A search for alien life could also have significant implications for the fields of astrobiology and exoplanetology, providing new opportunities for scientific research and discovery. It could also lead to the development of new technologies for space exploration and the search for life beyond Earth.

    It’s also important to consider the possible societal and ethical implications of discovering alien life. It could have a significant impact on our understanding of our place in the universe and could potentially change the way we view ourselves and our relationship with other forms of life.

    Overall, a search for alien life could be a major scientific and technological undertaking that could have far-reaching implications for our understanding of the universe and our place in it.

  27. Palak Tyagi on May 26, 2023 at 1:45 pm

    Scientists fail to realise that , for aliens it’s not important to have a planet that support human life and our prominent survival.
    For them , any planet can be a perfect candidate if they’ve adapted in that particular environment and temperature in respect to all the harmful gases that are obnoxious for us , not for them .

  28. Shreeanshu Shahakar on May 26, 2023 at 1:48 pm

    Correction: KOI-5715 is located 2,964 light years away, not 3 light years. If it is, then Proxima Centauri won’t be the closest star to us.

  29. anrup on May 26, 2023 at 1:49 pm

    0 aliens, we are alone, for God’s glory alone! Soli deo Gloria!

  30. Nathen Mize on May 26, 2023 at 1:49 pm

    what if we were to find out we were actually alien to our own planet and solar system

  31. [YunixRoma ] on May 26, 2023 at 1:51 pm

    I have a suggestion, what if a species becomes greater than us? Like it evolved to a point they outdo us. Or what if if we where evolved by a different animal other than apes, how would we look like? (If you haven’t done it already)

  32. Undrod on May 26, 2023 at 1:52 pm

    Aliens are closer then you think… after a nuclear fallout you will see them for sure 😏

  33. LEGEND on May 26, 2023 at 1:52 pm

    I don’t know why they think that the aliens would have the same compound of needed things to survive as us on earth as they would have adapted differently right?

  34. alexander bell on May 26, 2023 at 1:52 pm


  35. o [♡3♡] o on May 26, 2023 at 1:53 pm

    5:16 *EXO PLANET* I knew it

  36. does dangerous on May 26, 2023 at 1:53 pm

    Aliens look like humans they have sex just like humans and they talk the same English they walk around like us but if you detect them they will kill you 100%
    I met the commander she has a fat face and large body around 280 pounds

  37. Jalaj singh Sengar on May 26, 2023 at 1:53 pm

    MMMMM… Not good but nice try to explain😕😕😕😕

  38. The_Dragon_Gamer on May 26, 2023 at 1:54 pm

    If we accidentally find a Sol Mass Relay in Oort Cloud or prothean artifacts on Mars, hello space travel! 👋🏻

  39. Rufus John on May 26, 2023 at 1:57 pm

    0:42 why would you show siren head?

  40. Anushka Saha on May 26, 2023 at 1:59 pm

    plot twist: their habitable zones differ from habitable zones for earth life

  41. Emperor07 on May 26, 2023 at 2:00 pm

    Him: We might not be alone
    Me 10years ago: talking with my alien friend

  42. Good ONE on May 26, 2023 at 2:01 pm

    These are the fallen angels of the Bible

  43. Jacky and evil jacky on May 26, 2023 at 2:01 pm

    My friend gave me a telescope in my birthday and he saw a alien and I saw Pluto

  44. Nikhil Choudhary on May 26, 2023 at 2:01 pm

    Isn’t it the voice of Nas Daily guy..?

  45. does dangerous on May 26, 2023 at 2:02 pm

    I even know which state and hospital they work at

  46. Athithya Vivekanand on May 26, 2023 at 2:04 pm

    ALIEN life has already been discovered they will only reveal it after we reach type 2 civilization…

  47. Rajdeep Ghosh on May 26, 2023 at 2:05 pm

    They must have whatsapp

  48. JMadz on May 26, 2023 at 2:07 pm

    Never believed in aliens until I see a u.f.o twice

  49. বাংলাদেশের মাকে চুদেও আরাম 🌚 on May 26, 2023 at 2:09 pm

    Looking forward to the starship mission by NASA 🌚

  50. Davin Weber on May 26, 2023 at 2:11 pm

    We could be a do universe within the universe meeting with never see life

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