Alien

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

Could The Universe Really Just Be One Giant Alien?

In our search for extraterrestrial life, we may have overlooked one giant possibility - that alien life is right in front of us, or...

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 24 November 2016 - 2:32PM

How Would Humanity Handle the Events of "Arrival"?

Last weekend, sci-fi blockbuster Arrival opened in theaters, thrilling audiences with beautiful action sequences of alien spaceships...

Noelle Phansalkar
Thursday, 17 November 2016 - 5:36PM

Michael Fassbender Is Playing Multiple Androids In Alien: Covenant

Michael Fassbender is one of those actors that can bring an unsettling quality to their handsome exterior, similar to Rami Malek...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 31 October 2016 - 4:24PM

Check Out Alien: Covenant's New Xenomorphs in Leaked Set Photos

Earlier this week, news leaked that Alien: Covenant would feature an entirely new species of Xenomorph--fittingly called the...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 28 October 2016 - 5:01PM

Stephen Hawking's "Breakthrough Listen" Project Is Investigating A Possible Alien Megastructure

Stephen Hawking has been pretty explicit about what he thinks of contacting aliens: if they call, don't answer. Hawking is also one of...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 - 2:18PM

Don't Get Excited About Those "Alien Signals" Just Yet

Today, a study was published that announced the news we've all been waiting for: aliens are trying to talk to us. More specifically,...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 25 October 2016 - 4:21PM

New Xenomorph and Horrifying Plot Details Leaked from "Alien: Covenant"

If there's one thing The X-Files taught us, it's that extraterrestrial black goo is always, always bad. That was the main moral of...

Chris Mahon
Monday, 24 October 2016 - 2:15PM

Wikileaks Releases UFO E-Mails Sent to Clinton By Former Blink 182 Singer

You've probably heard that Blink 182's former lead singer, Tom DeLonge, has a pretty big obsession with UFOs. He's made a number of...

Johnny Brayson
Monday, 10 October 2016 - 8:42PM