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Machine Learning for SETI Hackathon
On June 10 and 11, 2017, the SETI Institute of Mountain View CA, invited data scientists and technologists to a hackathon called Machine Learning For SETI (ML4SETI).
June 20, 2017
Kepler Space Telescope
Kepler’s Final Survey Catalog
In the terms of Drake Equation, the Kepler catalog is now capable of telling people the fraction of stars with a planet similar to Earth, also known as eta-Earth.
June 19, 2017

Jerry Nelson, Father of Large Segmented Mirror Telescopes and Pioneer in Adaptive Optics
Astronomer Jerry Nelson, inventor of the segmented mirror primary telescope mirror, and innovator in the field of adaptive optics, passed away in his sleep on June 9 at age 73.
June 16, 2017

Activity Report of the SETI Institute - May 2017
The complete Carl Sagan Center Activity Report for May 2017 can be downloaded
June 15, 2017
June 5
Where in the Worlds has SETI Institute Been? June 5 - 11, 2017
A roundup of SETI Institute in the media.
June 08, 2017
Space Entrepreneur Thinks Aliens Are Here. Is He Right?
Robert Bigelow is building living quarters for other worlds. These prefabricated inflatables can be easily folded into the payload section of a rocket and later puffed up for use by astronauts in orbit — high-tech habitats for the space age.
June 13, 2017
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Was it ET on the line? Or just a comet?
There’s no such thing as a “close call” in SETI – either the radio telescope has picked up an alien signal, or it hasn’t. “Close” doesn’t exist in this one-bit experiment, any more than it does in pregnancy.
June 13, 2017

Where in the Worlds has SETI Institute Been? May 29 - June 4, 2017
A roundup of SETI Institute in the media.
June 08, 2017

Janice Bishop Explores Mawrth Vallis and Salt Ponds in Australia
Janice Bishop and Lukas Gruendler recently visited highly saline ponds found in the desert of Western Australia looking for mixtures of clays and sulfates in the hopes of learning about environments that could help us understand this puzzling salty outcrop on Mars
June 06, 2017
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