Swan Hellenic introduced that it’s partnering with SETI Institute, a non-profit analysis group, to discover house at sea.
Swan Hellenic CEO Andrea Zito stated: “We’re immensely pleased with this new partnership. The presence of the SETI Institute’s eminent scientists onboard our cultural expedition cruises, imparting their professional information of astrobiology, geology, physics, chemistry and astronomy, completes one other side of the search to take our visitors to see what others don’t”.
The aim of the partnership is to supply the visitors with professional insights into the historical past and newest discoveries in astronomy, astrophysics, astrobiology and planetary science, in addition to to seek out different types of life inside and past our photo voltaic system, in line with an organization assertion.
“The SETI Institute’s work brings humanity’s relationship with our planet, our photo voltaic system and the Universe past into focus,” stated Invoice Diamond, the President and CEO of the SETI Institute.
“Over 100 Institute scientists try to know humankind’s place within the cosmos. Outreach and public engagement are additionally central to our mission, and we’re delighted with the chance to have our scientists and thought leaders work together with the curious-minded adventurers who discover with Swan Hellenic.”
SETI Institute researchers will go to probably the most distant and inhospitable components of the planet to discover life together with Antarctica, the place the Swan Hellenic fleet is current yearly.
With SETI Institute tools, together with a sophisticated telescope, put in onboard, vacationers aboard the Swan Hellenic ships may have the chance to take pleasure in shows on explorations round Earth and past.
Consultants scheduled for Swan Hellenic’s 2023 cultural expedition cruises embrace Dr. Simon Metal, a Ph.D. Astronomer and Astrophysicist who focuses on learning galaxies.