Are We Alone? The Search for Extraterrestrial Civilizations with Help from Eight Million Volunteers

Dan Werthimer is SETI@home Chief Scientist and director of the SETI Research Center at the University of California, Berkeley. He also directs the Center for Astronomy Signal Processing and is associate director of the Berkeley Wireless Research Center. Werthimer was in the Homebrew Computer Club with Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. Everyone in the Homebrew club became filthy rich except him. (11:38)

None

Latest Videos

Preview thumbnail for video'Are You Ready for Your Own Drone?
Are You Ready for Your Own Drone? (2:50)
Preview thumbnail for video'Lemur Biology in the Axis of Evil: A Schistosomiasis Love Story in 10 Easy Lessons
Lemur Biology in the Axis of Evil: A Schistosomiasis Love Story in 10 Easy Lessons (22:34)
Preview thumbnail for video'Leaving Earth: A Deep Future or Science Fiction? How to Build a Perfect Colony Ship in Three Easy Steps
Leaving Earth: A Deep Future or Science Fiction? How to Build a Perfect Colony Ship in Three Easy Steps (15:08)
Preview thumbnail for video'The Search for Earth 2.0
The Search for Earth 2.0 (10:14)
Preview thumbnail for video'Science Meets Science Fiction: A Conversation Between Brian Greene and David Brin
Science Meets Science Fiction: A Conversation Between Brian Greene and David Brin (21:55)
Preview thumbnail for video'Anatomy of a Space Shuttle Launch
Anatomy of a Space Shuttle Launch (24:13)
Preview thumbnail for video'Is Human Evolution Over?
Is Human Evolution Over? (11:34)
Preview thumbnail for video'Brood Parasitism in Indigo Birds
Brood Parasitism in Indigo Birds (17:02)
Preview thumbnail for video'Otherness: Will We Meet Beings with Different Minds than Ours? Will We Make Them? Or Become Them?
Otherness: Will We Meet Beings with Different Minds than Ours? Will We Make Them? Or Become Them? (11:50)