Jillian Bandes
...or, just beware of astrophysicists' offbeat predictions. Stephen Hawking believes aliens exist, but thinks that communicating with them is too dangerous.
The 68-year-old scientist says a visit by extraterrestrials to Earth would be like Christopher Columbus arriving in the Americas, "which didn't turn out very well for the Native Americans."

Jillian Bandes

Jillian Bandes is the National Political Reporter for Townhall.com