Alien

The Rover from ‘Alien: Covenant’ is Actually Preparing for Space Travel

Alien: Covenant takes place in the beginning of the 22nd century. By then, we won't still be around to see if it ended up being an...

Kat Stubing
Thursday, 27 April 2017 - 8:20PM

The New 'Alien Day' Prologue Video Just Bridged the Gap Between 'Prometheus' and 'Alien: Covenant'

Ever since Covenant was announced, Ridley Scott has said he isn't done with all the questions raised by Prometheus. His commitment...

Super User
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 - 2:54PM

The New 'Alien: Covenant' VR Experience Takes the POV of a Chestburster

When we heard that Alien: Covenant would feature something called a "mouthburster," we were prepared to see some awful, horrifying...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 - 12:53PM

Universal Language: The Science Behind 'Arrival' at Silicon Valley Comic-Con

  When we heard about the movie Arrival, we had the same reaction a lot of sci-fi fans did: "Linguistics? They're going to make a...

Chris Mahon
Sunday, 23 April 2017 - 5:13PM

Ridley Scott Hints the Next 'Alien' Film is Called 'Alien: Awakening'

Alien: Covenant is still a few months away, but director Ridley Scott has already been hard at work cranking out the next one. He'd...

Jonathan Kesh
Friday, 17 March 2017 - 7:25PM

'Alien: Covenant' Reveals Grotesque New Aliens at SXSW

Director Ridley Scott, who's in charge of the upcoming Alien: Covenant, screened some footage from the movie at SXSW after giving the...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 11 March 2017 - 1:24PM

Ridley Scott Has Already Written the Next 'Alien' Film

The upcoming Alien: Covenant already promises to be closer to the original Alien films than the bizarre Prometheus was, if the new...

Jonathan Kesh
Monday, 06 March 2017 - 7:27PM

The New Trailer for 'Alien: Covenant' Reveals the New Xenomorphs

Ridley Scott's next chapter in the Alien franchise isn't your average space action movie or sci-fi horror flick--on the one hand,...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 01 March 2017 - 11:42AM

Actor Bill Paxton of 'Aliens,' 'Twister,' 'Terminator' Dies at 61

Bill Paxton, a wide-ranging Texan actor who's stolen a scene in nearly every film he's appeared in, has passed away at 61 following...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 26 February 2017 - 1:23PM

NASA Discovers Seven Earth-Like Planets that Could Contain Water or Life

Seven Earth-like planets have just been discovered orbiting an ultra-cool dwarf star (that's an official name, we're not just...

Kat Stubing
Wednesday, 22 February 2017 - 8:06PM

Actor John Hurt of 'Alien' and Many More Dies at 77

John Hurt, Oscar-nominated star of David Lynch's The Elephant Man and Midnight Express, as well as several iconic roles throughout...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 28 January 2017 - 1:55PM

Neill Blomkamp's 'Alien 5' Probably Isn't Happening

As one of the most innovative minds working in sci-fi today, director Neill Blomkamp (District 9, Elysium) excited lots of fans when...

Johnny Brayson
Monday, 23 January 2017 - 8:25PM

Everything We Learned from the First 'Alien: Covenant' Trailer

Yesterday, sci-fi fans were given the greatest gift of all: the first Alien: Covenant trailer. We were hoping for a sequel that would...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 26 December 2016 - 6:05PM

Katherine Waterston Looks a Lot Like Ripley in This New 'Alien: Covenant' Photo

Everybody remembers the uber-tense elevator scene from Aliens, when Ripley takes off her jacket, straps on those bandoliers, and hefts...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 20 December 2016 - 4:13PM

Rumor: Alien: Covenant Will Introduce Three New Species of Xenomorph

We already knew that Alien: Covenant promises to introduce a new type of Xenomorph, but as it turns out, we might have a lot more to...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 19 December 2016 - 3:27PM

James Franco Joins Alien: Covenant in Spoiler-y Role

Alien: Covenant has already assembled a list of impressive cast members, both old and new to the Alien franchise. Now, another notable...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 09 December 2016 - 4:27PM

Scientist Says "Exotic" Life Could Exist in Pluto's Heart

Recent studies have indicated that there is likely a subsurface ocean underneath Pluto's Sputnik Planitia. But does that mean there...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 02 December 2016 - 5:05PM

Sigourney Weaver "Looks Forward to Finishing Ripley's Story" in Alien 5

We're getting more and more hyped for Alien: Covenant by the second, but we still haven't forgotten about Neill Blomkamp's Alien 5....

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 01 December 2016 - 4:23PM

Alien: Covenant Releases New BTS Image for Ridley Scott's Birthday

Alien: Covenant just got us excited again after the release of that masterful poster, and now we can't get enough of it. The...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 - 3:47PM

The New 'Alien: Covenant' Poster Is Here, And It's Scarily Simple

So far we've heard some terrifying things about the new Alien: Covenant and got a look at the new xenomorphs (before 20th Century...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 25 November 2016 - 2:32PM