All Previously Featured

eclipse
There Goes the Sun …
If you don’t know about the total solar eclipse coming up in August, then it’s likely you also don’t know that winter’s over or that Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom have split.
July 27, 2017
july_report
Where in the Worlds has SETI Institute Been? July 9 - 15, 2017
A roundup of SETI Institute in the media.
July 21, 2017
What Goes Around
Big Picture Science Radio Show - What Goes Around
It’s not just tin cans and newspapers. One man says that everything can be recycled – cigarette butts, yoga mats, dirty diapers. Even radioactive waste. So why aren’t we doing it? Plus, a solar powered device that pulls water from the air. And, a seemingly dirt-cheap resource upon which life depends that’s unreplenishable: soil.
July 24, 2017
ross 128
Signals from A Nearby Star System? (Updated)
In May, radio astronomers at the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico pointed their Brobdingnagian antenna in the direction of Ross 128. What the Puerto Rican astronomers found when the data were analyzed was a wide-band radio signal. This signal not only repeated with time, but also slid down the radio dial, somewhat like a trombone going from a higher note to a lower one.
July 21, 2017

Why We Need a New Type of SETI Instrument
The SETI Institute has developed an instrument that, at relatively low cost, could continuously survey the entire night sky for brief laser pulses.
July 17, 2017
where in the world
Where in the Worlds has SETI Institute Been? July 2 - 8, 2017
A roundup of SETI Institute in the media.
July 14, 2017
Cassini
Ask SETI Institute Scientist Matt Tiscareno a Question about Cassini
Matt and other SETI Institute scientists have been working with the Topcoder Community... as part of this work, Topcoder is hosting an event in which anyone interested in Cassini can submit a question about Cassini’s science mission
July 12, 2017
NASA's Juno spacecraft soaring over Jupiter’s south pole.
Jupiter’s Great Red Spot
Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is a continuous area of high pressure, such as a storm or a hurricane, but even bigger. Winds can be as high as 270 miles an hour.
July 12, 2017
Frogs' Pants
Big Picture Science Radio Show - Frogs' Pants
July 10, 2017

Where in the Worlds has SETI Institute Been? June 19 - 25, 2017
A roundup of SETI Institute in the media.
June 30, 2017

Pages