Alien

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

The Best and Worst Sci-Fi Movie Mothers

Mother's Day is coming up on Sunday, and in honor of that occasion, we've compiled a list of all of the best and worst matriarchs in...

Janey Tracey
Sunday, 08 May 2016 - 9:49AM

NASA's Giant Sunglasses Could Allow Space Telescopes to Take Pictures of Habitable Worlds

NASA is about to launch the groundbreaking James Webb Space Telescope in 2018, but even with that state-of-the-art technology, we...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 03 May 2016 - 11:10AM

Scientists Discover Three Earth-Like Planets Orbiting an Ultracool Star

We may have just found the three most promising candidates in the search for alien life. Researchers have just found three potentially...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 02 May 2016 - 11:01AM

SpaceX Announces Mars Mission in 2018

After much teasing, SpaceX has officially announced that they're sending their Dragon spacecraft to Mars in 2018: Planning to send...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 27 April 2016 - 12:40PM

Alien Day Reveals New Xenomorph and First Official Image from Alien: Covenant

Alien Day gave us lots of fun tidbits about Neill Blomkamp's in-limbo Alien 5 movie, particularly concept art of a grown-up Newt, but...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 27 April 2016 - 10:24AM

6 Actors Who Could Play a Grown-Up Newt in Alien 5

Today is Alien Day, and in honor of that momentous occasion, Neill Blomkamp released some concept art for a grown-up Newt, who will...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 26 April 2016 - 3:00PM

Neill Blomkamp Releases Alien 5 Concept Art Featuring Grown-Up Newt

Today is Alien Day, and in honor of that very special occasion, Neill Blomkamp released awesome concept art from his Alien 5 film. The...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 26 April 2016 - 9:53AM

There May Be Much More Heat on Europa's Icy Surface Than We Thought

Jupiter's moon Europa has long considered to be a prime candidate for the discovery of extraterrestrial life, as scientists believe...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 22 April 2016 - 1:08PM

Stephen Hawking Says We Should Hope Intelligent Alien Life Doesn't Find Us

Stephen Hawking just announced his intention to work with billionaire Yuri Milner, Mark Zuckerberg, and other prominent scientists on...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 14 April 2016 - 11:09AM

Here's How Stephen Hawking's Interstellar Nanocraft Will Help Us Find Alien LIfe

Yesterday, Stephen Hawking and billionaire Yuri Milner announced Breakthrough Starshot, a project that aims to build tiny,...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 13 April 2016 - 11:21AM

Dark Horse Announces Predator vs Judge Dredd vs Aliens Crossover Event

This sounds like the strangest, craziest crossover event of all time. Dark Horse Comics just announced a new series that combines...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 08 April 2016 - 7:13PM

Mars Basin Could Be Hiding an Ancient Biosphere

Astrobiologists might have discovered the best place to look for alien life on Mars, in the form of a region called the Argyre basin,...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 06 April 2016 - 12:32PM

Exoplanets with Extremely Salty Oceans May Be More Habitable Than We Thought

Scientists have discovered several small, rocky, relatively Earth-like planets within their star's Goldilocks zone that could...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 05 April 2016 - 3:29PM

Scientists Could Cloak Our Planet from Alien Civilizations Using Lasers

Humans are endlessly curious about the existence and nature of intelligent alien life, and so most of the conversation surrounding...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 31 March 2016 - 1:10PM

SETI Expands Hunt for Extraterrestrial Life to 20,000 More Star Systems

SETI just expanded its search for intelligent aliens in a big way. Over the next two years, a new initiative will search 20,000 star...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 31 March 2016 - 11:17AM