12 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new report by an international team of scientists has found evidence of hydrothermal activity in an ancient Mars sea, which could mean life once existed there
Astronomy, Extrasolar Planets
1 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study from the Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics indicates that UV radiation may be the key to finding life on other planets
3 May , 2017 by Matt Williams
A team from MIT (with support from NASA) is building an instrument that will be able to test for signs of life in-situ, and on other planets and moons.
Astronomy, News, SETI
27 Apr , 2017 by Matt Williams
Breakthrough Listen, the most ambitious SETI program in history, just released an analysis of their first year of data, which contains 11 events that a high degree of significance.
Astronomy, Extrasolar Planets, News, Solar System
13 Mar , 2017 by Matt Williams
A recent presentation made at the NASA Planetary Science Vision 2050 Workshop outlined how the study of magnetic fields could play a pivotal role in the exploration of our Solar System and beyond.
Astronomy, Extraterrestrial, NASA, News
3 Mar , 2017 by Matt Williams
At the Planetary Science Vision 2050 Workshop this week, NASA made a series of presentations outlining plants to explore Europa and other places in the Solar System where life could exist.
1 Mar , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study by a team of astronomers from the Carl Sagan Institute at Cornell University indicates that habitable zones may be bigger than previously thought.
Extrasolar Planets, News
25 Feb , 2017 by Matt Williams
Ever since the presence of exoplanets was announced in the TRAPPIST-1 system, SETI has been monitoring the system for signs of alien life.
Astronomy, Extraterrestrial, News, Titan
6 Jul , 2016 by Matt Williams
According to a recent study from Cornell University, the prebiotic conditions for life might exist on Titan, despite it being cold and having no water
Astronomy, News, SETI, Space Exploration Technologies
25 May , 2016 by Matt Williams
Thanks to breakthroughs like Breakthrough Starshot, it may be easier to find extra-terrestrial intelligence, by looking for signs of laser beams!
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