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SETI

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After 35 years, SETI celebrates its most-famous alien hunter

Jill Tarter, who was the inspiration for Jodie Foster's character in "Contact," will lead the SETI Institute's fundraising. She talked to CNET about the alien hunt, and what she'd say to them.

By May. 22, 2012

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Kepler 22-b a top target in restarted SETI alien search

Air Force helps fund restart of search for extra-terrestrial life.

By Dec. 7, 2011

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SETI silences alien-seeking telescope array

Because of a lack of funds, the SETI Institute decides to take offline its 42 telescopes that have been on the lookout for alien life.

By Apr. 26, 2011

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SETI app taps your smartphone to hunt for E.T.

SETI Institute launches private beta of SetiQuest Explorer smartphone app in hopes that hobby astronomers will help scan radio signals from space for signs of intelligent life.

By Mar. 10, 2011

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SetiQuest Explorer lets you search deep space signals (photos)

Jill Tarter, Director of SETI, says we've reached a tipping point in computing power that allows many to contribute to what was once the job of a small, specially trained community.

9 Images Mar. 10, 2011

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SETI's large-scale telescope scans the skies

In northeast California, an array of 42 radio antennas is helping advance the search for extraterrestrials. With additional funding, the array will expand to 350 antennas.

By Dec. 12, 2008

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SETI@home, not at work

You can search for intelligent life in the universe. Just don't look for it at work.

By Oct. 11, 2004

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Odds and Ends: Suitcase/SETI conflict? Resolution for iTunes music store shopping cart issue; more

Odds and Ends: Suitcase/SETI conflict? Resolution for iTunes music store shopping cart issue; more

By May. 14, 2004

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Tip: Using a RAM disk to keep Seti@Home and other background apps in check

Tip: Using a RAM disk to keep Seti@Home and other background apps in check

By Jul. 18, 2003

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SETI@home flaw resolved; The root of Bluetooth's problems; Slow Going for FireWire 800?; more

SETI@home flaw resolved; The root of Bluetooth's problems; Slow Going for FireWire 800?; more

By Apr. 8, 2003