Seminar Series

Science Searches for E.T.

Seth Shostak, SETI

19 May 2016 - 15:30

Despite a half-century of eavesdropping experiments, SETI researchers have failed to pluck a signal from the cosmos that would tell us that someone is out there.  What’s the game plan today, and how is it affected by the discovery of thousands of planets elsewhere in our galactic neighborhood?  What happens if a signal is found?  Also, how mirror-and-lens telescopes – even small ones – could help uncover evidence of cosmic confreres.

LCO Seminar Series,
6740 Cortona Dr, Suite 102,
Goleta, CA 93117