Can Google Cloud be used to search for extraterrestrial intelligence? In this episode of Serverless Expeditions, Developer Advocate Martin Omander chats with Raffy Traas, winner of the SETI Forward Award from SETI Institute about how he was able to search through radiofrequency data to find technosignatures. Watch to see how Google Cloud was used in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence!
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0:00 - Intro
0:39 - What are technosignatures?
2:15 - Filtering out other signals
3:29 - Telescope data analysis
4:35 - How do you get the data from the telescope?
6:05 - How did you process this data on Google Cloud?
7:34 - What were the results?
8:47 - What’s next for SETI & Raffy?
10:25 - Wrap up