SETI

  • SETI Scientist Explains Why We Haven’t Found Aliens Yet

    SETI Scientist Explains Why We Haven’t Found Aliens Yet

    The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) is a field of science that’s been around for over 60 years. While SETI tools and strategies have improved immensely over that time, we have yet to find definitive evidence for intelligent alien life in our universe. TechCrunch spoke with famed astronomer Jill Tarter, to understand how the search has changed over the years and why… Read More

  • Understanding The $100 Million Search For Intelligent Alien Life Crunch Network

    Understanding The $100 Million Search For Intelligent Alien Life

    The search for microbial life continues to be a high priority for Congress and NASA, while the search for intelligent life is left fighting for scraps. Milner’s $100 million investment changes all of that for many SETI scientists. Read More

  • $200k Fundraiser Means SETI Can Listen For Aliens Again

    $200k Fundraiser Means SETI Can Listen For Aliens Again

    Nestled in a field 290 miles northeast of San Francisco, the Allen Telescope Array has been dormant since budget cuts forced the SETI Institute to take the facility offline last April. Instead of continuing the search for extra-terrestrial intelligence, the array’s 42 radio telescopes now dot the landscape like strange ruins of a lost civilization. That was the case, at least, until the… Read More