Extraterrestrial Life

Is It Time to Rethink How We Search for Alien Life?

WASHINGTON — From the lovable, candy-munching E.T. to the deadly Xenomorphs from the "Alien" movies, science-fiction stories are bursting with all …

Aliens

10 Signs That Aliens Could Be Contributing To Our World

June 22, 2017<p>Alien conspiracy theories have entertained people for years and have inspired endless science fiction movies. A lot of them have been …

Aliens

NASA just found 10 new Earth-like planets

NASA’s Kepler space telescope has been floating in space since early 2009, and it’s already outlived its planned mission window by a handful of …

Planets

One Big Question: How might we find the building blocks of extraterrestrial life in the lab?

<i>When scientists look for extraterrestrial life, they typically turn their focus upwards, to planets like Mars, moons like Enceladus and exoplanets</i> …

Biology

World’s deepest zoo harbors clues to extraterrestrial life

<b>(for more about Power Words, click</b> <b>here</b><b>)</b><p><b>alien</b> A non-native organism. (in astronomy) Life on or from a distant world.<p><b>antibiotic</b> A germ-killing …

Biology

Alien Life Could Easily Planet Hop in This Tantalizing Solar System

If we detect alien life on a planet in the TRAPPIST solar system, there’s a chance they’ve already spread to one or more of the other six planets …

Exoplanets

A Small Edit by Congress Has Put Aliens on NASA's To-Do List

Back in May, when President Donald Trump signed a bill to authorize funding for NASA over the 2017 fiscal year, the takeaway was that the agency was …

Aliens

Luis Enrique grateful to 'extra terrestrial' Messi

REUTERS: Luis Enrique expressed his gratitude for being able to call upon "extra terrestrial" Lionel Messi while at the peak of his powers over his …

Soccer

Luis Enrique grateful to 'extra terrestrial' Messi

Luis Enrique expressed his gratitude for being able to call upon "extra terrestrial" Lionel Messi while at the peak of his powers over his three years as Barca coach, which ended with a 3-1 win over Alaves to win the King's Cup on Saturday.<p>Messi scored the opening goal of Barca's third successive …

Soccer

UNStudio Designs Teflon Pavilion to Test Concepts for Extraterrestrial Living

Designed by UNStudio in collaboration with MDT-tex, <i>Prototype II</i> is a modular membrane structure that recently premiered at Techtexil’s <i>Living in Space</i> …

Paranormal

Extra Extra Terrestrial - It's Hard To Say Which Head Is Scarier

Extra Extra Terrestrial by Vincent Trinidad<p>The xenomorph DNA has been missing one key component which would have ensured they became the dominant …

Cool Stuff

How radioactive decay could support extraterrestrial life: Scientists modeled ocean-floor conditions that could sustain hydrogen-eating microbes

Scientists modeled ocean-floor conditions that could sustain hydrogen-eating microbes<p>In the icy bodies around our solar system, radiation emitted …

Planets

NASA astronomers figure out the intricate dance of exoplanets in the TRAPPIST-1 system

In February 2017, NASA announced the <b>exciting discovery</b> of seven earth sized planets in orbit around an ultracool dwarf star forty light years away. …

Planets

What has NASA found this time? Space agency to reveal latest discoveries about evolution on Earth and the search for alien life

• Findings will be presented at 2017 Astrobiology Science Conference April 24- 28<br>• Will discuss life on earth and search for habitable worlds in our …

Planets

Top 10 Likely Places We Could Find Aliens

May 19, 2017<p>Questioning the existence of aliens is something that scientists and average Joes alike have done for decades. Everything from …

Exoplanets

Huge Alien Megastructures Do Exist, We're Just Looking In The Wrong Place, Expert Claims

"<p>We've got some new neighbours, apparently<p>For over half a century now, stargazers and astronomers alike have been on the hunt for extra terrestrial life.<p>But, even with the capabilities of extra-solar planet locating missions, such as the Kepler Space Observatory, we are still looking.<p>As we continue …

Aliens

How Do Scientists Search for Extraterrestrial Life?

Human civilizations dating back thousands of years left behind structures and records documenting their studies of the stars as they sought to chart …

Aliens

How Do Scientists Search for Extraterrestrial Life?

Human civilizations dating back thousands of years left behind structures and records documenting their studies of the stars as they sought to chart …

Aliens

Technology In Works To Find Extraterrestrial Life

REGISTER FOR FREE ACCESS (Valid Email Required)<p>Register now for free access to "Technology In Works To Find Extraterrestrial Life" and other premium …

Aliens

Scientists Assert That We Will Make Contact With Aliens in the Next Decade

Technical Advances Driving Contact<p>Both the most cynical person on Earth and the world’s greatest optimist could easily look at everything around them …

Aliens

Search for Extraterrestrial Life Gets Help From Powerful New Tools

The search for life in the universe has been transformed from speculation to a data-driven science.<p>It was a good week for astrobiology. Within days of NASA’s announcement that the necessary ingredients for life likely exist in the Saturn moon Enceladus' subsurface ocean, scientists gathered at …

Exoplanets

Astronomer: We haven’t found aliens because we’re just not looking hard enough

Finding existing extraterrestrial life would undoubtedly be one of the crowning achievements of the human race, but with so much talk of the …

Aliens

This Gin Has Literally Been to Space

Here's how they did it.<p>Here’s something you probably didn’t know you needed until now: Space gin.<p>The folks over at Firebox have created Moonshot gin, …

Wine & Spirits

Are we looking hard enough for aliens? Astronomer says no

Finding existing extraterrestrial life would undoubtedly be one of the crowning achievements of the human race, but with so much talk of the …

Aliens

Astronomer ponders the idea of looking for long extinct intelligent alien life

(Phys.org)—Jason Wright, an astronomy professor at Penn State, has uploaded a paper to the <i>arXiv</i> preprint sever that addresses the issue of whether we …

Aliens

If Aliens Visit, Don't Expect a Hollywood Ending, Ridley Scott Warns

Film director Ridley Scott, who delights in terrifying moviegoers with his cinematic blend of horror and science fiction, suggested in a recent …

Aliens

If Aliens Visit, Don't Expect a Hollywood Ending, Ridley Scott Warns

Film director Ridley Scott, who delights in terrifying moviegoers with his cinematic blend of horror and science fiction, suggested in a recent …

Aliens

It’s Official. In 2025, NASA and the ESA Will Land on Europa to Look For Alien Life

NASA and the ESA are planning to launch a joint mission to Jupiter's moon Europa. This icy satellite hosts a subterranean ocean larger than those on …

Space Exploration

We still haven’t heard from aliens – here’s why we might never

THE most ambitious search so far for extraterrestrial intelligence has released its first data – and there are no aliens yet. The lack of success …

Aliens

BBC - Earth - When will we find aliens?

For the first time in human history, we have the means to answer the question<p>View image of How many Earth-like planets are out there? (credit: Detlev van Ravenswaay/SPL)<p>Chris McKay's quest for extraterrestrial life started in 1976, when Viking 1 and 2 landed on Mars. Touching down on Mars for the …

Planets