SETI Institute in the News

Meteorite from asteroid found in Botswana

SETI Institute in the news July 5 - July 11, 2018

SETI Scientist Peter Jenniskens Helps Locate Meteorite in Rare Find On June 2, 2018, the University of Arizona's Catalina Sky Survey detected a small asteroid, too small to pose a threat to Earth as it was expected to disintegrate in the atmosphere.
The Mars Rover

SETI Institute in the news June 28 - July 4, 2018

Planetary Protection: Protecting Both Earth AND Other Planets Challenges await the new NASA planetary protection officer, Lisa Pratt, who’s charged with ensuring U.S.
Pine Mountain Observatory

SETI Institute in the News June 14 - 20, 2018

Girls Reach for the Stars with SETI Institute and NASA Program Two young women in Pomeroy, Washington are enjoying a unique opportunity to pursue their astronomical aspirations with the Girl Scouts of America, according to a local news source.
ultima thule

SETI Institute in the news June 7 -13, 2018

New Horizons Awake and Approaching Ultima Thule Recently revived after a five-month scheduled hibernation, NASA’s New Horizons is preparing for its encounter with the farthest world explored yet by humankind.
Maggie Turnbull

SETI Institute In the News May 31 - June 6, 2018

New Award Honors SETI Institute Scientist, Maggie Turnbull The NASA Astrobiology Institute (NAI) announced the creation of the Maggie C. Turnbull Astrobiology Early Career Service Award, named for SETI Institute research scientist and astrobiologist Dr.

SETI Institute in the News May 24 - 30, 2018

Pascal Lee Weighs in on the Science of
Allen Telescope Array

SETI Institute in the News May 17-23, 2018

Signal Pollution: the Challenges of SETI

SETI Institute in the News May 10-16, 2018

Geysers on Europa: Old Data Provides Evidence in New Study Although it has been over 20 years since NASA’s Galileo spacecraft explored the Jupiter system, new research analyzing the archived data has revealed strong evidence that Jupiter’s icy moon, Europa, is vent

SETI Institute in the news Apr 30 - May 9, 2018

After 25 Years, the US Congress May Help Fund SETI Research SETI research has persevered despite financial constraints, often depending solely on private sources to fund scientific research and operations.