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Explorer Magazine is Back!
Learn about all the groundbreaking work that happens at the SETI Institute, including scientific research, STEM and space science education and public outreach.
June 06, 2017
where in the worlds
Where in the Worlds has SETI Institute Been? May 22, 2017 – May 28, 2017
A roundup of SETI Institute in the media, May 22, 2017 – May 28, 2017
June 01, 2017
SETI Talks
SETI Talks Returns with Jill Tarter
SETI Talks will return on Wednesday, July 12, with a program featuring Jill Tarter, Sarah Scoles, Elliot Gillum and more.
May 31, 2017
frank drake
Happy birthday to Frank Drake!
On behalf of everyone at the SETI Institute, we want to take a moment to say happy birthday to Frank Drake!
May 25, 2017
tabby star
What’s Up with Tabby’s Star?
By now you have surely heard that Boyajian’s star, aka Tabby’s star, aka KIC8462852, is going through another weird dimming phase.
May 23, 2017
alien protomorph
‘Alien: Covenant’ Offers Ghoulish Fun But ‘Tinsel Town Science’
They're baaaaack, and as peevish as ever. The storyline in "Alien: Covenant" is tricky, but so what? This is a haunted house movie, and the real fun is finding out what fresh hell lies beyond the next airlock.
May 23, 2017

Where in the Worlds has SETI Institute Been? May 15 - 21, 2017
A roundup of SETI Institute in the media.
May 17, 2017
Kepler mission
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.
May 16, 2017
Searching for Life on Mars in Chile
SETI Institute scientist J.R. Skok was invited to join an international expedition to the El Tatio Geyser system led researchers at the University of Chile.
May 16, 2017
NASA’s SOFIA Confirms Planetary System Similar to Ours
Last week, NASA announced that its flying observatory, SOFIA (short for Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy) completed a study of a nearby planetary system that is very much like our solar system, centered on the star Epsilon Eridani, also known as Eps Eri.
May 15, 2017