What does SETI stand for? And what is its mission? How does this organization go about their search? What technologies form the basis of this search? What have been some of the more advanced and successful technological breakthroughs in the recent years that have enhanced the SETI approach? What is the SETI@Home project and what is the meaning of volunteer “gridware”? These questions answered by: David Brin - Scientist, Futurist and Best- Selling Author of the future oriented book The Transparent Society.