The idea behind SetiQuest Explorer is to use near real-time capabilities to immediately get data from the observatory into the hands of viewers.
By providing the app to tablets and mobile devices, SETI hopes it can get hundreds of people to spend a few spare minutes throughout their day to select and identify visible radio signal patterns.
March 10, 2011 4:00 AM PST
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