Podward State

Season 2 Episode 2 - Dr. Jason Wright

January 24, 2020 Podward State Season 2 Episode 2
Podward State
Season 2 Episode 2 - Dr. Jason Wright
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Podward State
Season 2 Episode 2 - Dr. Jason Wright
Jan 24, 2020 Season 2 Episode 2
Podward State

Our sit-down interview with Penn State astrophysics professor Dr. Jason Wright is finally here! Dr. Wright discusses his research on the discovery of exoplanets. Wright is also a major player in the global search for extraterrestrial intelligence. Known as SETI, it’s been a growing field for decades, and Wright is at the forefront. He’s published multiple papers on the topic, was the recipient of the 2019 Drake Award from the SETI Institute and was recently profiled in a piece from The New Yorker on new methods of looking for alien civilizations.

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Our sit-down interview with Penn State astrophysics professor Dr. Jason Wright is finally here! Dr. Wright discusses his research on the discovery of exoplanets. Wright is also a major player in the global search for extraterrestrial intelligence. Known as SETI, it’s been a growing field for decades, and Wright is at the forefront. He’s published multiple papers on the topic, was the recipient of the 2019 Drake Award from the SETI Institute and was recently profiled in a piece from The New Yorker on new methods of looking for alien civilizations.