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Our Elusive Milky Way

William H. Waller | Posted 11.19.2013 | Science
William H. Waller

For 25 years as an astronomy educator, I have informally polled hundreds of students, teachers, and the general public regarding their awareness of the night sky. Invariably, no more than 25 percent have ever seen the Milky Way with their own eyes.

DISCOVERED: Scores Of New Alien Planet 'Candidates'

Posted 01.14.2013 | Science

By: Elizabeth Howell Published: 01/12/2013 09:17 AM EST on A team of amateurs has discovered evidence for 42 alien planets, including a ...

SETI Institute Teams Up With Zooniverse to Empower Citizen Scientists in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence

SETI Institute | Posted 04.30.2012 | Science
SETI Institute

The launch of SETI Live opens the door for anyone to help search for intelligent life on other planets. For the first time ever, data being received by the Allen Telescope Array in Hat Creek, CA will be made public so citizen scientists can scan it for potential signals.