Seth Shostak

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Name: Seth Shostak
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Are We Alone In The Universe? Explore Answers With Nifty Fifty Speaker and Noted SETI Astronomer, Dan Werthimer [USA Science and Engineering Festival: The Blog]

The ‘ Nifty Fifty (times 4)’, a program of Science Spark, presented by InfoComm International, are a group of 200 noted science and engineering professionals who will fan out across the Washington, D.C. area in the 2014-2015 school year to speak about ... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

To Build the Ultimate Telescope

In interstellar terms, a ‘fast’ mission is one that is measured in decades rather than millennia. Say for the sake of argument that we achieve this capability some time within the next 200 years. Can you imagine where we’ll be in terms of telescope ... [Published Centauri Dreams - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

SETI: The Casino Perspective

I like George Johnson’s approach toward SETI. In The Intelligent-Life Lottery , he talks about playing the odds in various ways, and that of course gets us into the subject of gambling. What are the odds you’ll hit the right number combination when ... [Published Centauri Dreams - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

We could find alien life, but politicians don't have the will

The same question again and again. howardignatius , CC BY-NC-NDWhile alien life can be seen nightly on television and in the movies, it has never been seen in space. Not so much as a microbe, dead or alive, let alone a wrinkle-faced Klingon.Despite this ... [Published Conversation UK - Aug 12 2014]
Entities: Microbe, Aseptic, Biology
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Stepping Up the Search for ET

Atmospheric pollution may not exactly be among mankind's proudest achievements, but it's certainly an incontrovertible sign that we are here. Could something similar help us find civilizations on other planets?That's the premise behind one of several ... [Published Tech News World - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

Wildfire Interrupts the Search for Intelligent Aliens

Nature sure has a knack for interrupting astronomy.Yesterday, observatories atop Mauna Kea on Hawaii’s Big Island were shut down in advance of Hurricane Iselle making landfall . But just across the Pacific Ocean in Northern California, a wildfire forced ... [Published Discovery Channel - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

California Wildfires Obstruct Search for Extraterrestrial Activity

ET might not be able to call home now that the massive telescope operation dedicated to finding extraterrestrial activities has been interrupted due to the widespread Northern California wildfires. According to the Los Angeles Times , on Tuesday ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 3 reports

Quest to contact aliens interrupted by wildfires

An image of the fire posted by SETI SETI/Twitter screenshot by /CNETIf we're going to contact aliens within the next 20 years, as many scientists believe , we can't risk the work being waylaid by terrestrial happenings. Yet SETI -- which stands for the ... [Published CNET News - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Toronto Reports Seeing UFO

Sarah Chun, 36, told reporters from The Star that she saw a UFO outside of her window on July 26 while sitting at the dining table in Toronto. As these six or seven huge bright lights caught her attention, she grabbed her iPad and went outside to take ... [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

NASA makes bold prediction: Alien life will be found within 20 years

NASA made a bold prediction this week. The space agency, while announcing that they would be launching the Transiting Exoplanet Surveying Satellite (TESS) in 2017, stated that the agency was taking an aggressive approach to looking for extraterrestrial ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Will Our First Alien Visitors Come in Peace?

aliensCopyright 2013 RML Echo Films, LLC (2) Will the aliens be robots? The star, Echo, has the metallic skin and glowing-bulb eyes of a mechanical being—something like the machines SETI Institute senior astronomer Seth Shostak believes we’ll ... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Jul 01 2014]
First reported May 28 2014 - Updated May 28 2014 - 1 reports

Will We Find Alien Life Within 20 Years? You Can Bet On It.

Want to stay on top of all the space news? Follow @universetoday on TwitterSETI’s Allen Telescope Array monitor the stars for signs of intelligent life (SETI.org)During a hearing last week before the U.S. House Science and Technology Committee SETI scientists ... [Published Universe Today - May 28 2014]

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Taken together, "that sort of changed SETI," Shostak said. "we no longer have to concentrate on stars known to have planets -- now we can look atat all stars, or the closest ones."

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Are We Alone In The Universe? Explore Answers W... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Aug 21 2014]
To Build the Ultimate Telescope [Published Centauri Dreams - Aug 20 2014]
SETI: The Casino Perspective [Published Centauri Dreams - Aug 19 2014]
Astrobiology Symposium “Preparing for Discovery... [Published Library of Congress - Aug 15 2014]
We could find alien life, but politicians don't... [Published Conversation UK - Aug 12 2014]
Stepping Up the Search for ET [Published Tech News World - Aug 11 2014]
California Wildfires Obstruct Search for Extrat... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 08 2014]
Wildfire Interrupts the Search for Intelligent ... [Published Discovery Channel - Aug 08 2014]
Quest to contact aliens interrupted by wildfires [Published CNET News - Aug 06 2014]
Wildfires force temporary evacuation of alien h... [Published PR Web via Yahoo! - Aug 06 2014]
Calif. wildfires temporarily suspend search for... [Published CNN - Aug 06 2014]
Toronto Reports Seeing UFO [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 28 2014]
NASA makes bold prediction: Alien life will be ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 18 2014]
What If We Do Find Extraterrestrial Life? [Published Air And Space Magazine - Jul 14 2014]
2013 Magical Team Honoree: NASA Mars Rover Curi... [Published Churchill Club - YouTube - Jul 02 2014]
Will Our First Alien Visitors Come in Peace? [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Jul 01 2014]
Lifeboat Foundation Worldwide Ambassador White ... [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Jun 27 2014]
Putting the ‘Giggle Factor” to Rest [Published Centauri Dreams - Jun 09 2014]
The Real-Life Science Behind The Summer's Most ... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - May 30 2014]
Will We Find Alien Life Within 20 Years? You Ca... [Published Universe Today - May 28 2014]
SETI astronomers tell US Congress 'there's alie... [Published The Independent - May 22 2014]
House Science Committee Has Investigated Aliens... [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - May 21 2014]
Committee Examines Advances in Astrobiology Res... [Published SpaceRef - May 21 2014]
Hearing - Astrobiology and the Search for Life ... [Published SpaceRef - May 16 2014]
Night of the Red Planet: Mars Opposition 2014 C... [Published Universe Today - Apr 03 2014]
Astronomer Claims We'll Find Alien Life By Year... [Published Geekologie - Gadgets, Gizmos, and Awesome - Apr 01 2014]
Will SETI find E.T. WiFi by 2040? [Published The Reference Frame - Feb 12 2014]
New targeted ET hunt fails to find alien signals [Published Topnews.in - Jun 02 2012]
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Are We Alone In The Universe? Explore Answers W... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Aug 21 2014]
The ‘ Nifty Fifty (times 4)’, a program of Science Spark, presented by InfoComm International, are a group of 200 noted science and engineering professionals who will fan out across the Washington, D.C. area in the 2014-2015 school year to speak about ...
To Build the Ultimate Telescope [Published Centauri Dreams - Aug 20 2014]
In interstellar terms, a ‘fast’ mission is one that is measured in decades rather than millennia. Say for the sake of argument that we achieve this capability some time within the next 200 years. Can you imagine where we’ll be in terms of telescope ...
SETI: The Casino Perspective [Published Centauri Dreams - Aug 19 2014]
I like George Johnson’s approach toward SETI. In The Intelligent-Life Lottery , he talks about playing the odds in various ways, and that of course gets us into the subject of gambling. What are the odds you’ll hit the right number combination when ...
California Wildfires Obstruct Search for Extrat... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 08 2014]
ET might not be able to call home now that the massive telescope operation dedicated to finding extraterrestrial activities has been interrupted due to the widespread Northern California wildfires. According to the Los Angeles Times , on Tuesday ...
2013 Magical Team Honoree: NASA Mars Rover Curi... [Published Churchill Club - YouTube - Jul 02 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UZpXTQ3yzus&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;2013 Magical Team Honoree: NASA Mars Rover Curiosity Team Seth Shostak of SETI Institute interviews David ...
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