Awards

Geological Society of America 130th Annual Meeting

, 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
As an international scientific society, GSA serves members in academia, government, and industry around the world. Since 1888, GSA’s meetings, publications, and programs have enhanced the professional growth of geoscientists and fostered geoscience stewardship and service.
Andrew Siemion

Andrew Siemion Elected as Member to International Academy of Astronautics

Congratulations to Andrew Siemion!   The International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) has elected its 2018 new Academicians, including the SETI Institute's
SRI International in Menlo Park CA

The Drake Award

This year’s award recipient was Victoria S. Meadows, Professor of Astronomy and Director of the Astrobiology Graduate Program at the University of Washington. Dr.
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There’s Still Time to Sign Up to Join the 2018 Drake Award Celebration on June 14!

This year’s Drake Award, named for THE Frank Drake, creator of the Drake Equation and SETI pioneer, will be awarded to Victoria S. Meadows on June 14 at SRI International Headquarters in Menlo Park, CA. Tickets are available now here. 
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Scientist Seeking Signs of Extraterrestrial Life to Receive the SETI Institute’s Drake Award

Mountain View, CA – Victoria Meadows wants to know what life beyond Earth looks like.
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SETI Institute Researchers Presented with FILMSS Star Award

Three SETI Institute researchers have been presented with the FILMSS (Fully Integrated Lifecycle Mission Support Services) Star Award for their work.
Kepler Spacecraft   Credit: NASA

The Kepler-K2 Team Wins the National Space Society’s 2017 Space Pioneer Award for Science and Engineering

The NASA Kepler and K2 Team is the winner of the National Space Society’s 2017 Space Pioneer Award in the Science and Engineering category. This prestigious award will be presented to team representatives Charles K.Sobeck, Project Manager, and Dr.
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AWARDS FOR EXOPLANET RESEARCH

MOUNTAIN VIEW – Three SETI Institute scientists have received NASA’s most prestigious honors for their work in the burgeoning field of exoplanet research.
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Dave Morrison Wins Education Prize

When members of the public want to know whether there’s danger from a passing asteroid or if some sort of “cosmic convergence” is about to spark the end of the world, they turn to a trustworthy space authority.  That expert is frequently Dave Morrison, NASA senior scientist and, until recently, D
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A Rock With His Name On It

Mark Showalter, an Institute astronomer whose discoveries include faint rings around Jupiter and Uranus as well as six moons orbiting the outer planets, has finally acquired a solar system object that’s named after him.  The