Kepler

Kepler, K2, TESS, and Beyond: The Era of Exoplanets has arrived!

, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Jeff Coughlin, SETI Institute scientist and Director of the K2 Science Office, will giving a public talk at Olympic College in Bremerton, WA.

Big Astronomy Begins: Searching for Exoplanets with AI

, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
To uncover the mysteries of the universe, astronomers are becoming greedy, making more observations than they can possibly analyze manually.

Kepler, K2, and Beyond: The Era of Exoplanets Has Arrived!

, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
NASA’s Kepler space telescope was launched in 2009 and measured the brightness of 200,000 stars at unprecedented precision for over four years, with the prime mission goal of detecting Earth-sized exoplanets.
Kepler Spacecraft

Kepler’s Final Survey Catalog

Kepler, the space observatory launched in 2009, has completed its final search through the data collected from its first four years of operation.  During this time, we observed ~200,000 stars, almost continuously, looking
Kepler Spacecraft   Credit: NASA

SETI Institute Scientist Jeffrey Coughlin to Become K2 Science Office Director

Effective July 1, 2017 SETI Institute scientist Jeffrey Coughlin will become the K2 Science Office Director.
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.

Latest Exoplanet Results from NASA's Kepler/K2 Mission

, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The all-sky TESS mission will soon revolutionize our view of planets transiting the nearest, brightest stars to the Sun, just as the four-year survey by NASA's Kepler mission transformed our understanding of exoplanet demographics.