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What an Experience

 

If you can make it Here, you can make it Anywhere!

Words cannot begin to describe my experiences this summer. Just sitting here reflecting on it all is simply unreal. I remember first applying for this program during the Winter break. To be honest, I myself never thought I’d be accepted. I remember […]

Dr. Drake’s Potential Successor

 

Dr. Drake’s Potential Successor

We are nearing the end of our summer research experience here at the SETI Institute. And it has been nothing short of amazing, I’m sure all my colleagues can attest to that. I have had the opportunity to meet so many influential and knowledgable people, from my mentor Cynthia […]

A Natural Experience

I realize now that I’ve spent nearly my entire life under the city lights. I’m not used to living without wifi and cell phone access. During our one week trip to the Allen Telescope Array I had an opportunity to get away from it all. I’m talking no neighbors, no cell phone signal, we were […]

Destiny Fulfilled

These last few weeks here at the SETI Institute has been very eventful to say the least. Dr. Shostak gave us a presentation about the potential of an extraterrestrial presence in the universe, during which he mentioned Dr. Drake and his world famous Drake Equation. At first I thought Dr. Shostak was joking when […]

1st Week at The Institute

Me and Dr. Shostak

Now I know the answer to the question, “do dreams come true”. My 1st week at the SETI Institute has been unbelievable. From the moment they took our pictures, I noticed the photographer looked really familiar. I couldn’t help thinking, where do I know this man from. Afterwards […]