By Meghan Bartels – Newsweek.com – Photo: NASA/JPL. There aren’t little green men on Mars who can draw stick figure family portraits—but that doesn’t mean there aren’t stick figures on Mars. NASA’s Curiosity rover, which has been trundling around the red planet for more than five years, spotted what looks strangely like just that, etched […]
By Neel V. Patel – Slate.com – Photo illustration by Slate. Photos by NASA and Thinkstock. Anton Shkaplerov, a Russian cosmonaut who has already spent two stints aboard the International Space Station and is gearing up for a third mission to launch on Dec. 18, told Russian state media that scientists have found living bacteria […]
By Saloni Sharma – TeCake.in – Image Not Credited. The latest study held by Princeton and Howard Universities has resulted that Trappist-1 star system might host life. The study depicts that we might be not alone in the universe, aliens might also be living in the nearby star system. The study also estimates that the […]
By Alan Boyle – GeekWire.com – Image: PHL @ UPR Arecibo. Image: This map from the University of Puerto Rico’s Planetary Habitability Laboratory shows the known planetary systems within about 100 light-years from Earth, plotted on a logarithmic scale. The systems with potentially habitable exoplanets are highlighted with red circles.
By Danny Paez – Inverse.com – Image Not Credited. Thanks to the efforts of the NASA scientists behind the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution Mission (MAVEN), we might have a better idea of where aliens could be by using data collected from one of Earth’s planetary neighbors. MAVEN doesn’t get the same kind of press […]
By Reuters Staff – Reuters.com – Photo: REUTERS/Neil Hall/File Photo. Among those who believe we are not alone in the universe, 60 percent said we should try to seek contact with alien civilizations, it found. It was not the first survey to collect views on extraterrestrial beings — questionnaires in Germany, Britain and the United […]
By Matthew Loffhagen – OuterPlaces.com – Image Not Credited. But researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy in Germany believe the real reason’s been hiding in plain sight all along. We’ve already found alien life on exoplanets but we haven’t spotted them yet because they’ve been disguising themselves, hiding around the equators of their respective planets.
By Norman Byrd – Inquisitr.com – Photo Not Credited Professor Chris Impey, the deputy head of the department of astronomy at the University of Arizona, believes that the search for alien life will soon yield results, as he recently told Futurism. Within the next ten to fifteen years, the various probes that will be sent […]
In these lively and fascinating essays, scientists from around the world weigh in on the latest advances in the search for intelligent life in the universe and discuss just what that might look like. Since 2000, science has seen a surge in data and interest on several fronts related to E.T. (extraterrestrials); A.I. (artificial intelligence); […]
The wildly entertaining and eye-opening biography of J. Allen Hynek, the astronomer who invented the concept of “Close Encounters” with alien life, inspired Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster classic science fiction epic film, and made a nation want to believe in UFOs. In June 1947, private pilot Kenneth Arnold looked out his cockpit window and saw a […]
By News Nation Bureau – NewsNation.in – Photo Not Credited Washington, DC As NASA’s hunt for aliens continues, the US space agency will deploy its James Webb Space Telescope that will hunt for signs of alien life on Earth-sized planets of the TRAPPIST planetary system that was discovered recently. Also, it will search for extraterrestrial […]