Search for extraterrestrial intelligence

Nearby Alien Planet May Be Capable of Supporting Life

One of the nearest exoplanets to Earth may be a decent abode for life. Ross 128b — which lies just 11…

New model predicts that we’re probably the only advanced civilization in the observable universe

The Fermi Paradox remains a stumbling block when it comes to the search for extra-terrestrial intelligence (SETI). Named…

$100 Million E.T. Hunt Spots 15 Mysterious Light Flashes

A $100 million search for intelligent aliens has spied 15 bizarre, repeating flashes of light coming from a distant…

Who’s Out There?—Weirdoes or Boring Carbon Critters?

(+Reviewing a Review of the book by Jim Al-Khalili Aliens: the…

The James Webb Telescope Will Expand Our View of the Universe

The James Webb Space Telescope or Webb…

Life in the Universe – Fact or Fiction?

Extraterrestrial life has been theorized to exist for centuries. From planets and moons within our own solar system, to…

Who’s Out There – Tectonic Plates?

Looking back over the last few years of discoveries in our solar system has opened our eyes to the…

The Wow! Signal: Aliens or just comets?

Tuesday, January 12, 2016, 5:30 PM – First comets take away our alien megastructures, and…

‘THE VISIT’ EXPLORES WHAT WOULD ACTUALLY HAPPEN IF ALIENS CAME TO EARTH

As long as we have been human, we have looked at the stars and wondered if anything like us…

SETI Institute Undertakes Search for Alien Signal from Kepler Star KIC 8462852

“We either caught something shortly after an event like two planets crashing together or alien intelligence,” said Dr. Gerald Harp,…

ARE THOSE REALLY ALIEN MEGASTRUCTURES? HOW ASTRONOMERS PLAN TO INVESTIGATE

Skywatchers have noticed something “bizarre” in the data from the planet-hunting Kepler telescope….

Who’s Out There?—The Bottom Line

Here’s another way that our robotic missions might search for life in this solar system.

WHO’S OUT THERE–Lots of What?

The Wow! Signal: Intercepted Alien Transmission?

SETI, the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, has seen astronomers scouring the…

UFOs Flunk Believability Test for Alien Contact

The scientific search for life off Earth goes back at least 100 years;…

What are the odds there is life in outer space?

Ever since humans acknowledged the enormity of the universe, we have intuited that life must exist somewhere, either in…

Finding ET

Seth Shostak is an astronomer, specifically a

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