Alien

NASA Will Hold a Science of Star Trek Convention Next Weekend

Star Trek is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, and the franchise is celebrating with both Star Trek Beyond and a new TV...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 23 August 2016 - 3:22PM

Impact Craters May Be the Wrong Places to Look for Life on Mars

Have we been looking for signs of Martian life in the wrong place? A new study claims that meteorites may destroy all signs of life...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 12 August 2016 - 4:49PM

Scientist Says We Should Look for Advanced Aliens Around Stellified Planets

In 2010: Odyssey Two, Arthur C. Clarke's sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, Jupiter was "ignited" through a nuclear fusion process, and...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 08 August 2016 - 5:08PM

New Alien: Covenant Clip Appears to Show a Mystery Woman in a Hypersleep Chamber

Alien: Covenant is now exactly one year away from hitting the theaters. To celebrate, the studio has shared some of the first moving...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 04 August 2016 - 2:39PM

Michael Biehn Says Alien 5 Is Still Happening, Suggests Jennifer Lawrence for Newt

Alien: Covenant is coming our way next year, but Neill Blomkamp's Alien 5 seems more up in the air than ever. Now, Aliens actor...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 01 August 2016 - 5:14PM

Callie Hernandez says Alien: Covenant's Xenomorph is Terrifying

After the mixed reactions fans had to Ridley Scott's Prometheus, the British director's next Alien movie has a lot riding on it....

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 01 August 2016 - 5:01PM

Michael Fassbender Says Alien: Covenant Is "Much Scarier Than Prometheus"

Between the cast changes, the title change, and the apparent shift back to practical effects, Alien: Covenant is working overtime to...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 25 July 2016 - 1:42PM

New Alien: Covenant Set Photo Released as Filming Wraps

Alien: Covenant has finally wrapped production, and a new set photo released for the occasion features director Ridley Scott and star...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 19 July 2016 - 1:31PM

Sigourney Weaver Teases an "Ending" for Ripley in Neill Blomkamp's Alien 5

Neill Blomkamp's Alien sequel has been put on the backburner so Ridley Scott can continue the Prometheus franchise, but many fans are...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 13 July 2016 - 11:35AM

Danny McBride Says There's No Comic Relief in Alien: Covenant

When we first learned that Danny McBride had scored a role in Ridley Scott's Alien: Covenant, we weren't alone in expecting a few more...

Kieran Dickson
Wednesday, 13 July 2016 - 4:15AM

Could We Communicate with Aliens Through the “Universal Language” of Mathematics?

There are many, many unanswered questions about potentially contacting intelligent extraterrestrials. First, there's the little...

Janey Tracey
Sunday, 10 July 2016 - 2:56PM

Sigourney Weaver Confirms the Timeline of Neill Blomkamp's Alien 5

Much of the attention of Alien fans is currently focused on Ridley Scott's Alien: Covenant, but just a few months ago, the buzz...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 07 July 2016 - 5:05AM

Alien: Covenant: Danny McBride's Role and Set Video Revealed

Alien: Covenant's cast has rounded out recently, although aside from Katherine Waterston's "Daniels" and Michael Fassbender's David...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 - 3:21PM

Aliens Reunion Planned at San Diego Comic Con for 30th Anniversary

A huge Aliens reunion is coming our way. At SDCC this year, director James Cameron, Sigourney Weaver, and the rest of the Aliens crew...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 - 1:32PM

There Have Definitely Been Advanced Alien Civilizations in Our Galaxy, Study Says

Most of the conversation surrounding the probability of alien life asks whether intelligent extraterrestrials exist right now (and if...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 23 June 2016 - 5:36PM

Ridley Scott Says Alien: Covenant Will "Scare the Sh*t Out of People"

Ridley Scott is currently busy beavering away on his latest project, and he's probably more than aware that said project is being...

Kieran Dickson
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 - 7:59AM

Alien: Covenant Set Photo Reveals Danny McBride

Imagery from Alien: Covenant is slowly trickling out, and after the first set photo revealed Katherine Waterston's "Daniels," a...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 21 June 2016 - 10:43AM

Finally - A Solution to the 'Alien Megastructure' Mystery is On The Way

Even though it's probably just comets, the mysterious flickering of star KIC 8462852 has yet to be definitively solved. And as long as...

Noelle Phansalkar
Friday, 17 June 2016 - 5:14PM

Scientists Predict Contact With Aliens Will Happen in 1500 Years

By now you've probably heard of the Fermi paradox, which essentially boils down to: "if there is highly intelligent life out there,...

Noelle Phansalkar
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 - 4:21PM

Is This How Alien: Covenant Leads Into Alien?

Aside from some sparse plot details and a cryptic set image, most of Alien: Covenant remains a mystery, including its purported direct...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 09 June 2016 - 3:11PM