Previously Featured

Where in the Worlds has SETI Institute Been? - Feb 12 - 18, 2018
A roundup of what's happening at the SETI Institute
February 26, 2018
activity report
Annual Activity Report 2017 of the SETI Institute
Highlights publications, talks, and other activities of the SETI Institute in 2017
February 26, 2018
Parkes Observatory
Scientists say space aliens could hack our planet
With all the news stories these days about computer hacking, it probably comes as no surprise that someone is worried about hackers from outer space.
February 26, 2018
view through telescope
Report on an Occultation Near Marseille – First Scientific Result With the eVscope
Unistellar is proud to announce the first real scientific result obtained with our eVscope prototype.
February 23, 2018
seti pages
Where in the Worlds has SETI Institute Been? - Jan 15 - Feb 11, 2018
A roundup of SETI Institute in the media.
February 11, 2018
marsfest 2018 desert
Join us for MarsFest, February 23 - 25, 2018
We are proud to announce the 5rd Annual MarsFest in Death Valley National Park from Feb 23 - 25, 2018
February 07, 2018

News and Announcements

  SETI Institute is Hiring - Executive Assistant
The SETI Institute is seeking an Executive Assistant to provide high level administrative support to the President/CEO, and the Management team.
  Orbiter Detects Changing Climate on Early Mars
The early Martian climate remains hotly debated by scientists because the surface mineralogy and morphology indicate abundant liquid water was present, while atmospheric modeling is challenged to create conditions supportive of liquid water on the surface of early Mars.
  Let’s be careful about this “SETI” signal
Several readers have contacted me recently about reports that a group of international astronomers have detected a strong signal coming from a distant star that could be a sign of a high-technology civilization.
  Hear me now? 'Strong signal' from sun-like star sparks alien speculation - CNN news
An international team of researchers is now examining the radio signal and its star, HD 164595 -- described in a paper by Italian astronomer Claudio Maccone and others as a "strong candidate for SETI" -- in the hopes of determining its origin.
  SETI is hopeful yet skeptical that Russians found aliens - SETI Talks in Aug 30, 2016
The world of astronomy lit up in the past couple of days with a report that Russian astronomers may have received a signal from a distant star.
  September 24, 2016 - International Space Orchestra and Sigur Ros
Blending space science, planet-poking and bluegrass-playing spacecraft operators, the world’s first orchestra composed of space scientists – the International Space Orchestra (ISO) - is coming together to perform as the supporting act to Sigur Rós at the Hollywood Bowl on 24th September 2016, Los Angeles, CA, USA.
  Aliens on Line 1
We thought we had found E.T.
  Proxima Centauri b: Have we just found Earth’s cousin right on our doorstep?
What began as a tantalizing rumor has just become an astonishing fact. Today a group of thirty-one scientists, led by Guillem Anglada-Escude at the Queen Mary University of London, UK, announced the discovery of a terrestrial exoplanet orbiting Proxima Centauri.
  SETI Institute is Hiring - Research Assistant
The Research Assistant will be assisting in a variety of projects related to planetary science, Mars exploration and astrobiology. This may include sample preparation and documentation, as well as measurement and analysis of visible/near-infrared reflectance spectra.
  Susan Mullally's Talk - "Kepler’s Heartbeat Stars: When Binary Stars Get Funky" on 16 August 2016
A new talk will be in 16 August 2016, Tuesday, 7:45 PM, Presidio Observation Post, Building 211. "Kepler’s Heartbeat Stars: When Binary Stars Get Funky" by Susan Mullally, PhD, SETI Institute, NASA Ames