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SETI

abbr.
search for extraterrestrial intelligence
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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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One was a debate at the American Association for the Advancement of Science convention in 2015 about whether 'Active SETI' was a good idea.
In the search for intelligent life on other worlds, SETI has applied machine vision and deep learning methods to create signal classifiers, in an effort to more efficiently sort through radio signals reaching this planet.
First, radio-based SETI is a huge signal-processing problem, and it would have been reasonable to expect that hardware costs would decrease dramatically in the future (as they in fact have).
Kathmandu, [Nepal], August 31 ( ANI ): Citing high resettlement and rehabilitation costs, China is planning to make an exit from 750-megawatt West Seti hydropower project in Nepal, reported the South China Morning Post quoting sources in Kathmandu.
A SETI statement said: "Researchers working on long-distance space transportation have previously suggested that a cigar or needle shape is the most likely architecture for an interstellar spacecraft since this would minimise friction and damage from interstellar gas and dust."
The number of tickets sold within a year of its launch was 434, including visits to King Seti I and Nefertari tombs, raising a revenue of $69,440, while 126 student tickets raised $10,080.
SETI is aware of the newly discovered planet in the habitable zone around our near neighbor Proxima Centauri B, which makes it a rather more interesting subject of scrutiny.
The initiative is under the aegis of experts from the space agency and the SETI Institute, with deep-learning expertise contributed by NVIDIA and Autodesk.
Big Picture Science is a weekly one-hour radio programme and podcast produced at the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) Institute's radio studio based in Mountain View, California.
Prescott Valley, AZ, September 26, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Just announced: Author Frederick Fichman has begun work on Book IV in the continuation of the nine-book SETI Series.
Vakoch, whose title -- for real -- is director of interstellar message composition at the SETI Institute in Mountain View, California.