About a third of the way into his new book five billion years of solitude current 2013 lee billings describes a time capsule that was sealed in july of 1963 near the cabrillo freeway in san diego though it has since been moved within it was a book that looked a century ahead with contributions from politicians astronauts military . Five billion years of solitude the search for life among the stars is a non fiction work by the science author lee billings the text was initially published on october 3 2013 by current overview in this book billings explores the scientists and science behind the ever expanding universe of exoplanets since the first detection of a planet orbiting another sun like star in 1995 . Five billion years of solitude written by lee billings is an excellent primer on the issues of life death and survival facing the human race the primary subject is the search for exoplanets but billings covers much more than that he describes in understandable terms the geological history of the earth in the process debunking the pseudo . Five billion years of solitude the search for life among the stars review astronomy is enjoying a golden age but why does the search for intelligent life outside our galaxy matter and will we ever move off planet. But the stakes in the planet hunting game are more than just intellectual as lee billings a freelance journalist points out in five billion years of solitude his graceful new book on the history meaning and personalities behind the search for life among the stars life on this planet has an expiration date he writes if for
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