SETI

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SETI

abbr.
search for extraterrestrial intelligence

SETI

(ˈsɛtɪ)
n acronym for
(Astronomy) Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence; the attempt to detect signals, esp radio waves or light, from an intelligent extraterrestrial source
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This site is home to a scientific experiment that uses internet-connected computers in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence.
Researchers working on the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence project think aliens might try to communicate using high-intensity light beams - which they said can be 10 times as bright as the Sun and be easily observed from enormous distances.
Seth is the senior astronomer at the Seti Institute in California - Seti standing for Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence.
Dedicated to scientific research, education and public outreach, the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) Institute is a private non-profit organization.
A piece I am currently working on deals with radio telescopy and the search for extraterrestrial intelligence from the perspective of the mendicant.
One of the earliest examples of a Grid is the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Project (SETI), a private research effort funded by NASA, the National Science Foundation, private industry, and various research organizations and charitable foundations.
In a career including work on both the atomic bomb and the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, Philip Morrison has shared his knowledge and love of science with teachers, students, and the general public through books, articles, and television programs.
There will also be a robot-guided section with a special exhibit illustrating the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI).
The Search for Extraterrestrial Life, a UCLA Extension course that will cover such topics as the origin and evolution of life on Earth, necessary conditions for life, how many civilizations might exist in the galaxy and the SETI project, an acronym for Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence.
That would be Douglas Vakoch, resident psychologist at the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) Institute in Mountain View, Calif.
Jill, who was Jodie Foster's role model for the film Contact, is president of the American Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Institute which also watches out for evidence of spacefarers.
Here we find things like superstring theory and the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) project.

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