SETI Institute 06.11.2017 15:14

APOD: 2017 November 6 - A Dust Jet from the Surface of Comet 67P

Image Credit & Copyright: ESA, Rosetta, MPS, OSIRIS; UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/I…

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SETI Institute 14.11.2017 15:14

Jupiter’s Stunning Southern Hemisphere

See Jupiter’s southern hemisphere in beautiful detail in this new image taken by NASA’s Juno spacecr…

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SETI Institute 21.11.2017 15:14

A Piece of Mars: Is it windblown or not (#2)? | Lori Fenton's Blog

This 0.93×1.25 km (0.57×0.78 mi) scene shows what I’m starting to th…

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SETI Institute 13.11.2017 15:14

APOD: 2017 November 13 - Comet Machholz Approaches the Sun

Image Credit: NASA, SOHO, LASCO, Barbara Thompson (NASA's GSFC)

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SETI Institute 15.11.2017 21:30

A newfound exoplanet may be one of the best bets to host alien life ever discovered — and it's right in Earth's backyard, cosmically speaking.…

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SETI Institute 26.10.2017 17:02

It’s tempting to look for habitable planets around red dwarf stars, which put out far less luminosity and so are less blinding. But is it wise?

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SETI Institute 10.11.2017 15:14

BONUS A Piece of Mars: Island in the stream | Lori Fenton's Blog

In the floor of what might have been an old fluvial channel there are …

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SETI Institute 20.11.2017 15:14

APOD: 2017 November 19 - NGC 7822: Stars and Dust Pillars in Infrared

Image Credit: WISE, IRSA, NASA; Processing & Copyright : Francesc…

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SETI Institute 03.11.2017 18:46

The ALMA Observatory in Chile has detected dust around the closest star to the Solar System, Proxima Centauri. These new observations reveal the glow …

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SETI Institute 26.10.2017 14:14

For centuries, skywatchers have chronicled the comings and goings of thousands of comets. Every one of them has come from someplace in our own solar s…

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SETI Institute 14.11.2017 19:25

The Mars Institute, the SETI Institute, and FYBR Solutions Inc. (FYBR) are announcing a new partnership with the NASA Haughton-Mars Project (HMP) for …

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SETI Institute 11.11.2017 15:14

Franck Marchis: We got a lot of requests for additional pictures of astronomical targets taken with the eVscope. Here are some of them taken recently.…

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SETI Institute 09.11.2017 15:14

Artistic amateur astronomers have started leveraging the latest looks from NASA’s Juno orbiter to produce fresh views of Jupiter, including close-ups …

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SETI Institute 16.11.2017 15:14

A Piece of Mars: Overhang | Lori Fenton's Blog

There’s a fabric of erosion in this 1×1 km (0.62×0.62 mi) scene, with the main wind blow…

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SETI Institute 04.11.2017 18:18

The question of whether or not we are alone in the universe lies at the heart of many reasons we explore space. But for more than half a century, one …

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SETI Institute 13.11.2017 18:02

Big Picture Science Radio Show - Skeptic Check: Niburu! (Again!)

Some people are predicting a world-ending collision between Earth and plan…

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SETI Institute 13.11.2017 21:31

More publicity on the upcoming Unistellar eVscope!

Ask any amateur astronomer about the difficulties of seeing stars from the center of a m…

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SETI Institute 31.10.2017 01:25

This week’s Facebook Live is at a special time: tomorrow, Tuesday 31 October, at 10:30AM PDT. Seth Shostak will talk to Institute scientists Matija Cu…

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SETI Institute 25.10.2017 20:30

The Unistellar Kickstarter is now live and already funded. Order your telescope today!

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SETI Institute 30.10.2017 17:02

Big Picture Science Radio Show: Venom Diagram (ENCORE)

Evolution has outfitted some animals with a highly effective mechanism for saying “b…

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SETI Institute 06.11.2017 21:31

Today NASA announced a new naming campaign for the next flyby target of the New Horizons spacecraft. At the moment, the target is officially known as …

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SETI Institute 15.11.2017 18:02

This week’s Facebook Live will be on Thursday at 2PM, PST – CEO Bill Diamond will be talking to Mark Showalter about the Frontiers World nicknaming ca…

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SETI Institute 30.10.2017 14:14

Stargazing from Dropbox's rooftop with the Unistellar Enhanced Vision Scope! Find out more about this technology: https://buff.ly/2zhC1GI

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SETI Institute 07.11.2017 15:14

A Piece of Mars: Black and tan | Lori Fenton's Blog

Dunes in the top row in this 0.73×0.47 km (0.46×0.29 mi) scene are dark but those i…

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SETI Institute 27.10.2017 14:14

Last week, planetary scientist Alan Stern offered up an idea: Maybe intelligent life is widespread throughout the galaxy but most of it lives in deep,…

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SETI Institute 02.11.2017 20:26

Scientists from MIT and other institutions, working closely with amateur astronomers, have spotted the dusty tails of six exocomets — comets outside o…

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SETI Institute 25.10.2017 14:14

An Update from the LaserSETI Team - Oct 2017

Hello from LaserSETI headquarters! Thanks to your generous support we’ve been making great pro…

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SETI Institute 08.11.2017 17:11

Heat from friction could power hydrothermal activity on Saturn's moon Enceladus for billions of years if the moon has a highly porous core, accord…

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SETI Institute 16.11.2017 21:26

REMINDER: Today's FB Live will be at 2PM PST. CEO Bill Diamond will be talking to Mark Showalter about the Frontier Worlds nicknaming campaign for…

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SETI Institute 21.11.2017 18:02

In a valley eight miles southeast of the Norwegian city of Tromsø, a radar antenna has just transmitted a short bit of radio programming to potential …

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