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SETI Institute is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to scientific research, education and public outreach.

UK Centre for Astrobiology  is based at the University of Edinburgh.

NASA Exoplanet Archive is an online astronomical exoplanet and stellar catalog and data service that collates and cross-correlates astronomical data and information on exoplanets and their host stars and provides tools to work with these data.

NOVA The Drake Equation NOVΛ is an American popular science television series produced by WGBH Boston.

The Mars Society is the world’s largest and most influential space advocacy organization dedicated to the human exploration and settlement of the planet Mars.

JPL Managed for NASA by the California Institute of Technology, JPL is the leading U.S. center for robotic exploration of the solar system.

SpaceX is an American aerospace manufacturer and space transportservices company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. It was founded in 2002 by entrepreneur Elon Musk.

ESA  the European Space Agency  dedicated to the exploration of space.

ESO  the European Southern Observatory is a 16-nation intergovernmental research organization for ground-based astronomy.

Future of Humanity Institute (FHI) is a multidisciplinary research institute at the University of Oxford. Academics at FHI bring the tools of mathematics, philosophy and social sciences to bear on big-picture questions about humanity and its prospects. The Institute is led by Founding Director Professor Nick Bostrom.

Documentaries and short Videos

The Mars Underground

Kurzgesagt (German for „in a nutshell“) is a Munich based youtube channel and design studio with a distinctive perspective on design and animation within the fields of education, science and commerce.


The von Kármán Lecture Series The Search for Planets, Habitability, and Life in our Galaxy.

SETI Weekly Colloquium New Search Strategies for SETI.

SETI Weekly Colloquium QUEST! The Search for Life Beyond Earth and Science of the SETI Institute.

SETI Weekly Colloquium Planets Everywhere: The 7th Kepler Planet Catalog.

TED Talks TED is a global community, welcoming people from every discipline and culture who seek a deeper understanding of the world.

Fun and Relax

Symphony of Science is a music project created by Washington-based electronic musician John D. Boswell.

Game of Life Have a fun with the John Conway’s “Game of Life”.

Zooniverse the world’s largest and most popular platform for people-powered research.

Other Resources seeks to understand the origin of the building blocks of life, how these biogenic compounds combine to create life, how life affects – and is affected by the environment from which it arose, and finally, whether and how life expands beyond its planet of origin. open access to 1,331,009 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance, Statistics, Electrical Engineering and Systems Science, and Economics