New Super-Earth May Be Best Yet for Finding Signs of Life
The potentially habitable world is close enough that existing telescopes could look for an atmosphere and sniff for traces of extraterrestrials.
Mysterious radio bursts might power alien ships
No one's sure what fast radio bursts are, so some Harvard scientists asked: Why not aliens? Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/67725/ Find more vid...
DNA Nobel Prize Winner Francis Crick Says our genes Were Planted Here By Aliens Directed Panspermia
Ever hear of Panspermia? It's an idea from Nobel Prize winner Francis Crick. He wrote in the book 'Life Itself', that given how complicated the DNA molecule ...
Strange messages coming from the stars are ‘probably’ from aliens, scientists say
Scientists have heard hugely unusual messages from deep in space that they think are coming from aliens. A new analysis of strange modulations in a tiny set of stars appears to indicate that it could ...
Signals from space aliens?
A study in which two scientists claim they’ve found evidence of intelligent aliens is raising eyebrows.
Our Galaxy's Most-Mysterious Star Is Even Stranger Than Astronomers Thought
A star known by the unassuming name of KIC 8462852 (also called Tabby's star) has been raising eyebrows both in and outside of the scientific community for the past year. In 2015 a team of astronomers...
New study: Mars May Have Hosted Life For A BILLION Years Longer Than Thought
According to researchers, the study of ancient lakes on Mars has offered them valuable information about the long history of Mars. A new study suggests that the red planet hosted…
Earth-Like Planet Around Proxima Centauri Discovered
In what may prove to be the most exciting find to date, the German weekly Der Spiegel announced recently that astronomers have discovered an Earth-like planet orbiting Proxima Centauri, just 4.25 lig...
Earth-Like Planet Around Proxima Centauri Discovered
According to an unnamed source, the ESO has discovered a habitable planet orbiting Proxima Centauri, making it the closest Earth-like planet discovered to date
2 Newfound Alien Planets May Be Capable Of Supporting Life
NASA's Kepler space telescope has spotted four possibly rocky alien planets orbiting the same star, and two of these newfound worlds might be capable of supporting life. One is likely 10 percent warme...
Astronomers Have Detected Clouds Of Water Outside Our Solar System
Scientists have found a dwarf star "dominated by water vapor and clouds, with an overall appearance that is strikingly similar to Jupiter."
Rosetta’s Comet Contains Ingredients For Life
Ingredients crucial for the origin of life on Earth, including the simple amino acid glycine and phosphorus, key components of DNA and cell membranes, have been discovered at Comet 67P/Churyumov-Geras...
Building Blocks of Life Found in Comet's Atmosphere
New research confirms the existence of the amino acid glycine, other organic molecules and the crucial element phosphorus just beyond the surface of Comet 67P.
House tells NASA to stop messing around, start planning two Europa missions
Provide a realistic funding profile next time, Congress tells the White House.
The Ocean Within Jupiter's Moon Europa May Be Just Right For Life
Life may be lurking within Europa's subsurface ocean. A new study published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters suggests that even if Europa doesn't have hydrothermal volcanic activity beneath...
What Hillary Clinton Says About Aliens Is Totally Misguided
If elected, Clinton says she’ll “get to the bottom” of Area 51, long suspected to be a cover for alien activity on Earth. In the spring of 1999, a UFO flew over downtown Ithaca. I was standing on the ...
Faster-than-light
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Fictional technology
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Perpetual motion
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New Super-Earth May Be Best Yet for Finding Signs of Life
The potentially habitable world is close enough that existing telescopes could look for an atmosphere and sniff for traces of extraterrestrials.
Space warfare in fiction
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Are We Alone?
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Nanotechnology in fiction
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Project Cyclops
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Noisy Cricket
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Teleportation
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Biorobotics
Biorobotics is a term that loosely covers the fields of cybernetics, bionics and even genetic engineering as a collective study.Biorobotics is often used to refer to a real subfield of robotics: study...
See-Saw Balance. Perpetual Motion Machine
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