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Message 1971389 - Posted: 21 Dec 2018, 21:49:24 UTC

The report from the NASA Technosignatures Workshop has been uploaded to arxiv.org. You can find it here if you are looking for some light reading.
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Message 1971478 - Posted: 22 Dec 2018, 14:35:07 UTC

1:1 The term SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) often is used synonymously with the search for technosignatures.
Could that imply that NASA may fund or partially fund Seti in the future?
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Message 1972255 - Posted: 28 Dec 2018, 3:05:23 UTC - in response to Message 1971478.  

Interesting Read, Thanks!
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Message 1972293 - Posted: 28 Dec 2018, 6:27:36 UTC - in response to Message 1971478.  

1:1 The term SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) often is used synonymously with the search for technosignatures.
Could that imply that NASA may fund or partially fund Seti in the future?

Unlikely, they're barely funded themselves.
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Message 1972322 - Posted: 28 Dec 2018, 17:30:53 UTC - in response to Message 1971389.  
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Thanks for this Eric. A year ago I gave a talk at my astronomical club about SETI. Reading this report has made it rather out of date! Is there a comparable forum/report about biosignatures?
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Message 1974523 - Posted: 10 Jan 2019, 17:31:37 UTC - in response to Message 1972322.  

Could you point me in the direction of finding these kind of clubs in my region? I would love to take my interest to a new level!
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Message 1974741 - Posted: 11 Jan 2019, 13:00:26 UTC

Üdv Mindenkinek!
Talán el telt pár inaktív év is, de mindig érdekelt a SETIprogram feljődése, sikeressége, működésének eredményessége. A napokban sikerült visszatérnem (csatlakoznom) ismét, egy erősebb, nagyobb kapacításnak is megfelelő géppel. (tudom ez még nem erőmű, de szeretnék én is hozzájárulni a progra(mok) hoz.
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Message 1975381 - Posted: 16 Jan 2019, 7:21:46 UTC - in response to Message 1971389.  
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Eric
Just had another thought about the report.
To find a planet like ours, there would need to be the right biosignatures and technosignatures (as mentioned) BUT surely the planet concerned would need a magnetic field to protect it from harmful radiation? Is there any way of detecting this?
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Message 1975445 - Posted: 16 Jan 2019, 17:48:27 UTC

It is very unlikely that we currently have the technology to detect the magnetic signature of an earth-type planet at interstellar distances.
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Message 1975520 - Posted: 17 Jan 2019, 1:23:05 UTC - in response to Message 1975445.  

Thanks for the response Bob. The same lack of current technology also applies in biosignatures where detecting water and especially chlorophyll in planateary atmospheres would be a great way of sorting out habitable from inhabitable planets.
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Message 1975588 - Posted: 17 Jan 2019, 15:57:04 UTC - in response to Message 1974741.  

Isten hozott újra :)
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Message 1975718 - Posted: 18 Jan 2019, 9:03:40 UTC

Ciao a tutti. .mi aiutate per favore a capire come i segnali vengono descrityi?
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Message 1975766 - Posted: 18 Jan 2019, 14:46:51 UTC - in response to Message 1975718.  

Leggi il Paragrafo 3 di Technosignatures, poi vai su Nebula. Good luck.
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