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SETI Institute current September 27 – October 3, 2018

James Webb Space Telescope: A New Eye on the Sky Excitement for the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) hasn’t abated despite numerous delays, and scientists in the field of extraterrestrial detection are especially eager to test its capabilities. Bill Diamond, President & CEO of the SETI Institute, spoke to the Washington Examiner about what many feel to be the most powerful instrument yet developed to observe our universe’s vast reaches: “We can’t even begin to imagine how much more we are going to learn,” […]

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Affirmed serial rapist captured after 27 years making use of ancestry …

(BERKELEY, Calif.) — An alleged serial rapist suspected in at least 10 attacks in Northern California — some dating back almost three decades — was arrested on Thursday after genetic genealogy led authorities to the home of a University of California, Berkeley employee. Roy Charles Waller, 58, was charged with 12 counts of forcible sexual assault and is being held without bail. Authorities across six counties have searched for a suspect, dubbed the “NorCal Rapist,” for decades. Waller is alleged to have started his string of violent […]

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