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

First Look at Katherine Waterston's "Daniels" in Alien: Covenant

Alien: Covenant is rebooting the Prometheus/Alien franchise with a whole new cast (plus Prometheus' Michael Fassbender), and now we...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 26 May 2016 - 11:17AM

First Photos of Alien: Covenant Set Show Death and Chaos Galore

Alien: Covenant has been shooting for just over a month now, so given the spoiler-hungry, drone-laden age we live in, it's surprising...

Kieran Dickson
Friday, 20 May 2016 - 11:06AM

Michael Fassbender Compares Alien: Covenant Sets to the Original Star Wars

Michael Fassbender is returning to the Prometheus franchise (although it's really just the Alien franchise now), and he's making it...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 19 May 2016 - 5:22PM

NASA Study Shows Europa's Oceans Can Harbor Alien Life

Jupiter's moon Europa has long been considered a prime candidate for the discovery of alien life, as a result of the subterranean...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 19 May 2016 - 11:24AM

Dying Stars May Give Frozen Worlds a Second Chance at Life

When a normal yellow star, like our Sun, starts to reach the end of its life, it swells up to hundreds of times its normal size and...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 17 May 2016 - 1:27PM

Michael Biehn Reveals the Big Name Actor He Wants in Alien 5

Neill Blomkamp's Alien 5 might still be a few years away from making it to the big screen, but that's not stopping all of those...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 17 May 2016 - 11:48AM

Kepler Discovers Hundreds of New Exoplanets

In the biggest single announcement of exoplanets ever recorded, NASA's Kepler team has announced that they have unveiled 1,284 new...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 10 May 2016 - 2:22PM

Astrobiologists Make List of Biosignature Gases to Aid Search for Alien Life

As of now, it would take a prohibitive amount of time to reach potentially habitable exoplanets to physically search for...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 09 May 2016 - 12:17PM