Field Expeditions

SETI Institute Flag at the Summit of Simba

Nathalie Cabrol and NAI Team Return from Field Expedition to Chile

Nathalie Cabrol, Director of the Carl Sagan Center for the Study of Life in the Universe, has just returned from a nearly month-long field expedition with the SETI Institute NAI team on its 2018 field expedition to the Andes.
star trail

Update from the SETI Institute NAI Team 2018 Expedition to the Andes

Update from the SETI Institute NAI Team 2018 Expedition to the Andes
Dale Andersen

Updates from Dale Andersen in Antarctica

... and he will be locating, characterizing, and understanding environments where physical and chemical conditions approach or exceed the tolerances for life.
NAI Team 2018 Gear

SETI Institute NAI Team 2018 Expedition to the Andes

To Boldly Go… I usually travel light. I am one of those people who hate checking luggage so I always have a small carry-on with me in the plane. There is an exception to that... and I think I can safely say that it makes up for the rest of the year. It’s expedition time!
Dale Andersen

Scientist Interview - Dale Andersen

As the American leader of a joint US/Soviet expedition to Antarctica, biologist Dale Andersen spent six months with a multinational, multicultural crew in this remote, hostile environment, carrying out research relevant to the search for life on Mars.
Nathalie Cabrol exploring in the Andes. Image credit: Nathalie Cabrol

Scientist Interview - Nathalie Cabrol

Nathalie Cabrol is a planetary scientist, an explorer, and a leader of research projects in astrobiology and extreme terrestrial environments, planetary missions, and robotics.