Aliens

What If Life On Earth Didn't Start On Earth?

Half a billion years. That's how long the Earth existed as a barren world.<p>Half a billion years of hell before the planet's molten seas of liquid rock cooled to give the world a solid surface.<p>Only then did life appear. Only then did our world's fantastic history of microbes evolving to mollusks, …

UFOs

‘Alien probe’ asteroid is dead quiet, but is that good news or bad news?

A couple of months back, a really, really weird asteroid flew through our Solar System. It looked nothing like any object humanity had ever spotted …

UFOs

Alien Minerals Discovered at Ancient Meteorite Strike Site in Scotland

Geologists have uncovered mineral forms never before seen on Earth at the site of a 60 million-year-old meteorite strike on the Isle of Skye in …

Geology

Astronomers Scan Mysterious Interstellar Object For Signs Of Extraterrestrial Life

SETI scientists are looking for signs of alien technology on a mysterious object that they believe came from beyond our solar system—the first of its …

Humor

Doomsday prediction: Conspiracy theorist David Meade claims flooding like Noah's Ark will destroy Earth

"True 'men of God' in Germany were imprisoned or executed. Jesus stated there would be a repeat of the 'days of Noah' at the end of the Church Age," …

Internet

Asteroid ‘Oumuamua pronunciation, what it means and alien spaceship theories explained

The world became very excited this week when it was claimed that an asteroid called ‘Oumuamua could actually be an alien spaceship.<p>But elation …

UFOs

Even Stephen Hawking thinks mysterious cigar-shaped asteroid 'Oumuamua' could be an alien spaceship

A scientific body backed by Stephen Hawking is investigating whether a cigar-shaped object that zipped through our solar system earlier this year …

UFOs

'Oumuamua: Interstellar Asteroid Investigated for Alien Communication and First Results Are In

Earlier this week, a team of astronomers announced that they would be using radio telescopes to study 'Oumuamua, currently considered the first known …

UFOs

Nasa Kepler announcement: Has the space agency discovered alien life?

It’s the biggest question in the universe: are we alone in the infinite void or are aliens living out there somewhere in deep space?<p>Now Nasa is …

UFOs

Is this mysterious space rock actually an alien spaceship?

The ‘Oumuamua’ asteroid has some wondering...<p>It’s in the news because people want to know if it’s a rock or a rocket.<p>The “it” in question is a weirdly oblong asteroid that goes by the barely pronounceable moniker Oumuamua. It was first seen about a month ago by Pan-STARRS, a collection of …

News

Preliminary Scan Suggests This Interstellar Visitor Is Not an Alien Spaceship

On October 19, 2017, astronomers witnessed the first known interstellar asteroid—a bizarre, cigar-shaped rock that, just as quickly as it entered …

Geek

E.T. is not phoning us: Early results show no signals from strange object

E.T. isn’t phoning us.<p>That’s the preliminary result from an organization that is scanning a strange interstellar object for signs of …

UFOs

Observation of interstellar object ‘Oumuamua shows no evidence of artificial signals

You may recall that last week, researchers from the Breakthrough Initiatives set out a plan to observe ‘Oumuamua, an object thought to be from an another star system.<p>Based on its shape and density — it’s about 800 meters long and only 80 meters wide, and appears to be more solid than your average …

UFOs

A $100 million mission to find alien life has chosen its most unusual target yet

Earlier this year, astronomers discovered what they think could be the first-ever-observed interstellar object. Chances are that it's an asteroid from another star system. But the unusual looking object has caught the attention of experts at Breakthrough Initiatives, which is on a mission to …

UFOs

Mysterious ‘handbags of the gods’ spotted in ancient sculptures around the world

You may think that handbags are a modern obsession.<p>But it’s been claimed that ancient sculptures from several different cultures show deities …

Metropolitan Museum of Art

What if the interstellar body Oumuamua really was sent by aliens?

The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific concepts<p>OK, so a mysterious, cigar-shaped, 400m-long object is speeding through the solar system and astronomers are checking it for evidence of alien …

UFOs

Upcoming US TV Show Suggests ‘Ram Setu’ Exists and Was Man-Made

The mythical bridge called ‘Ram Setu’, which according to the <i>Ramayana</i> was constructed under the watchful eye of Lord Ram, actually exists! According …

UFOs

NASA's Making Another Big Kepler Announcement So We've Wildly Speculated What It Might Be

It's never aliens.<p>We're huge supporters of NASA and the incredible work they do. But in recent years, it seems their press team has cottoned on to …

Exoplanets

Humans would be cool with finding aliens

If extraterrestrial life is ever discovered, humanity would probably be pretty cool with it.<p>A new study, one of very few of its kind, finds that people typically respond quite positively to the notion of life on other planets. The study investigated the possibility of finding microbial …

UFOs

Meeshkan Machine Learning

<i>tl;dr The</i> <i>Meeshkan Machine Learning Public Beta</i> <i>is officially live. Go learn something on it!</i><p>Cloudera<p>In 2010, Cloudera played one of the Internet’s …

Machine Learning

Ridley Scott says Alien sequels will "drift away from the alien stuff"

After taking the franchise back to its xenomorph roots with <b>Alien: Covenant</b>, Ridley Scott has now revealed to Entertainment Weekly that – as he …

Movies

Oumuamua 'alien asteroid' live: Latest on bizarre 'cigar-shaped' object as it hurtles past Earth at 60,000mph

A vast 'cigar-shaped' space entity dubbed A/2017 U1by astronomers is hurtling comparatively close to Earth at speeds of up to 60,000mph.

Paranormal

Scientists to Check if This 'Messenger' Comes From Aliens

It's unlikely that the first object found to have visited our solar system from interstellar space is carrying a message from aliens, but scientists …

UFOs

Discovery in Antarctica changes everything we know about aliens

Bacteria discovered on the icy continent of Antarctica is set to change the way humanity looks for alien life on other planets.<p>To date, our search …

UFOs

Aliens Exist: Study Reveals More Than Half Of All Humans Believe Aliens Live On Other Planets

Do you believe in aliens, or, rather, do you believe that alien life exists on other worlds? If you do, you are not alone. A Dutch study has revealed …

UFOs

'Prepare for invasion' Ex-MoD UFO chief drafts WAR PLAN for future ALIEN assault

TWITTER / GETTYNick Pope has stressed that it is worth preparing for an alien invasion<p>Nick Pope, who used to look into claims about UFOs for the …

Astronomers Investigating Curious Interstellar Rock for Signs of Extraterrestrial Technology

An elite group of astronomers announced Monday they will be utilizing the Green Bank Telescope in West Virginia to scan a newly discovered oblong …

Telescopes

Bizarre air-eating bacteria unearthed in Antarctica could explain how aliens work without nutrients

This means it is actually possible for life to flourish in other planets, needing only an atmosphere with the right gasses.<p>Scientists have identified …

Antarctica

How Will We Make First Contact With Aliens: Doritos, Lights, or Music?

Reaching out to life beyond our planet is a lot messier than you might think.<p>Recently, a group called METI International made waves by pointing a …

UFOs

All the illions from Cosmos, in order

Why? Because we love Carl Sagan.<p>This video has been up on YouTube since 2011, but a friend posted it to my Facebook page this week. It’s wonderfully …