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Presentations for the NASA’s 2017 Space Radiation Workshop Co-Sponsored by the SETI Institute Available Now

Last November, the SETI Institute co-sponsored NASA’s 2017 Space Radiation Workshop which was held at NASA Ames Research Center to explore ways to enable data-rich characterization, forecasting, and monitoring of space radiation environments. Madhulika (Lika) Guhathatkurta, who is the Lead Program Scientist for New Initiatives, Exploration Technology Directorate at NASA Headquarters, organized…
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NASA FDL Developing New Approaches to Asteroid, Comet and Solar Threats Using AI

Mountain View, CA - Asteroid Day, June 30th - What do astrophysicist Steven Hawking, Queen guitarist Brian May and the country of Luxembourg have in common? They’re all key figures in Asteroid Day - a UN sanctioned day of education to raise awareness about protecting our planet from dangerous impacts from space.  Asteroid Day is June 30th, the anniversary of the 1908 Tunguska impact, when a…
Frontier Development Lab Group 2017

Welcome NASA Frontier Development Lab!

NASA Frontier Development Lab (FDL), hosted at the SETI Institute, kicked off its 2017 program on Monday. FDL is an applied artificial intelligence research accelerator and public/private partnership between NASA Ames Research Center and the SETI Institute. The program tackles knowledge gaps in space science by pairing machine learning experts with astronomy and planetary science expertise.…
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The SETI Institute Welcomes Luxembourg Trade Mission Focused on Space Sector

Last week, the SETI Institute was privileged to welcome the trade mission from Luxembourg which was visiting the Bay Area. The mission was led by Luxembourg’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Economy, Etienne Schneider. Also accompanying the delegation were the Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie, as well as representatives from several companies active…