Education and Outreach

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Girl Scout Stars
NASA’s Science Mission Directorate selected “Reaching for the Stars: NASA Science for Girl Scouts” as a new, 5-year space science education program that will bring together Girl Scouts with scientists, engineers and educators at NASA and beyond.

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Big Picture Science
Big Picture Science is the weekly radio show and podcast of the SETI Institute. Hosted by Seth Shostak, SETI Institute Fellow and Senior Astronomer, and science journalist Molly Bentley, Big Picture Science explores modern science and technology through smart and humorous storytelling.
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Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors
The Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors (AAA) program is designed to measurably enhance student STEM achievement & engagement in selected school districts via professional development for high school science teachers.
Artists in Residence
The SETI Institute is an international leader in the movement to integrate the arts and sciences. SETI AIR facilitates an exchange of ideas between artists and scientists so that these disciplines may inspire each other to catalyze new modes of comprehension.
The SETI Institute has always believed that science is not just for scientists and that the work of the SETI Institute should be shared for the benefit of humanity.
Girls Go to Mars
The SETI Institute’s Center for Education and the Girl Scouts of Northern California’s Girls Go Tech collaborated on the development and field tests of the activities with Cadette Girl Scouts.
Research Experience for Undergraduates
Students will work with scientists at the SETI Institute and at the nearby NASA Ames Research Center on projects spanning the field of astrobiology from microbiology to planetary geology to observational astronomy.