Evidence of an Alien Ocean Found in Defunct 1990s Spacecraft Data
The Galileo spacecraft might have accidentally run through the sprinkler of Europa’s plumes.
Under the Sun
One of the world's leading climate scientists has written a work of fiction about his latest blockbuster paper—on the possibility that intelligent life may have preceded humans on Earth.
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The Light of a Quasar Revealed This Distant Galaxy's Magnetic Field
My God, it’s full of magnets.
The Oldest Life on Earth Has Been Discovered in Canada's Arctic
It's an estimated 4 billion years old.
SETI Telescopes Are Investigating a Weird Radio Signal from a Sunlike Star
We all want to believe, but it's probably not aliens saying hello.
The Key to Life on Earth May Have Been Projectile Sun Barf
These solar storms can inform the search for alien life.
These Star Clusters Could Be the First Place We Find Alien Life
Globular clusters may be the answer.
The Real: X-Files
A Brief History of Scientists Searching for Extraterrestrial Life
There's still no sign of alien life, but that hasn't stopped researchers from looking for the past 50 years.
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Stephen Hawking Is Searching for Aliens with Tech Billionaire Yuri Milner
"Somewhere in the cosmos perhaps intelligent life may be watching these lights of ours, aware of what they mean."
Maybe Aliens Are Too Busy Mind-Hacking to Make First Contact
The Munich-based animation studio Kurz Gesagt takes a shot at solving the Fermi paradox.
How NASA's Going to Look For Life on Europa
Jupiter's moon Europa is often on the top of lists of "places beyond Earth to look for life."
The Plan to Hunt for Alien Life on the Most Promising Moon in the Solar System
If Enceladus has life, we will find it.