Weekly Outage and Initial Catch Up
Every Tuesday morning (Pacific time) we begin a four hour data distribution outage for database and systems maintenance. The upload/download servers will be offline during this time. Afterwards you may experience connectivity issues for several more hours as the servers catch up with demand.
17 May 2015, 22:57:21 UTC
Check out SETI@Andalucía, a new Spanish-language web site about SETI and SETI@home.
21 May 2015, 17:55:05 UTC
Video interview with Seth Shostak from the SETI Institute
Seth Shostak from the SETI Institute recently visited Berkeley SETI Research Center and took time to chat with us about challenges in the search (including funding!), as well as why he thinks we have a chance to detect ETI during the next couple of decades. Watch the four minute video at https://youtu.be/y66UBo12uOY
18 May 2015, 17:53:34 UTC
Network Outage - Sunday May 17th
On Sunday, May 17th campus is upgrading the network infrastructure at the facility hosting our servers. We will bringing the projects down for about 6-8 hours (starting at 8am, Pacific Time) to avoid complications during the upgrade.
13 May 2015, 20:08:53 UTC
Shelley Wright: Is ET using infrared lasers to communicate?
Shelley Wright, a former postdoctoral scientist in the UC Berkeley Astronomy Department, and now faculty at the Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics at the University of Toronto, visited Berkeley SETI Research Center recently to talk about infrared and optical SETI, and how ET might be using huge lasers to communicate. Watch our four minute video interview at https://youtu.be/JoOkXhNUQO4
11 May 2015, 17:16:48 UTC
"Dan Werthimer: Are We Alone?" Talk Video
Did you know that at one time our best idea to contact ET was a 20 mile wide pit full of burning kerosene? SETI@home Chief Scientist Dan Werthimer gave a talk last Saturday on the history and current state of SETI. You can watch the video at https://youtu.be/F-I5fb2qKwU
22 Apr 2015, 0:42:38 UTC
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