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At first they had tried to keep the finding quiet. After all, they were not absolutely sure it was an extraterrestrial message. A premature or mistaken announcement would be a public relations disaster.

—from Contact, a book by Carl Sagan

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2180. Ali Rido (salter) 44.96 97% 2016-05-02
2181. Sinan (sinbin55) 44.94 96% 2015-02-01
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2183. DataDev (tinysingh) 44.91 97% 2017-06-09
2184. Kfir LA (kfirla) 44.91 87% 2012-05-18
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2189. nguyen thang (nguyenthangvud) 44.88 89% 2012-12-16
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2193. varshini mooga (varshini007) 44.85 96% 2015-12-23
2194. jane rule (janerule) 44.85 92% 2015-03-06
2195. Greg Murashige (gninja72) 44.85 93% 2011-12-10
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2198. Victor (victorbjorklund) 44.84 93% 2016-01-24
2199. Vance (vanceblack) 44.84 94% 2014-12-18
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2208. Long Pham Green (greenlongvn) 44.81 94% 2012-04-23
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Universes

Universe Races Average WPM First Race
Default (English) 11,169 41.05 September 30, 2008
Instant Death Mode 54 50.76 January 1, 2011
Riverside Middle School 27 33.84 January 25, 2011
##typeracer 2 24.52 January 12, 2021
1 58.92 June 9, 2021