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A New Way to Find Alien Civilizations: Look for Their Satellites

An astrophysicist was able to define a new signature of an extraterrestrial civilization by studying telecommunication satellites around Earth.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.8.18
50th anniversary

How '2001: A Space Odyssey' Anticipated the Rise of the Ancient Aliens Meme

1968 was a landmark year for chalking up all the cool stuff ancient peoples did to extraterrestrial encounters.
Becky Ferreira
4.2.18
Terraform

Read a Mindbending Excerpt from Ann Leckie’s New Novel ‘Provenance’

A transaction with a mysterious entity leads to trouble in the award-winning sci-fi author's upcoming novel.
Ann Leckie
7.14.17
Tedium

We Could Have Good Satellite Internet If We Wanted

Satellite internet was once seen as a holy grail of connect-anywhere online access. But for various reasons, it hasn’t worked out that way—yet.
Ernie Smith
4.7.17
tech

This Neuroscientist Is Trying to Upload His Entire Brain to a Computer

Randal Koene wants to move humanity from Earth to the Cloud, making us part robot and completely immortal.
Georgia Rose
12.18.14
Motherboard Blog

"One Day, a Computer Will Fit on a Desk"

In 1974, Arthur C. Clarke predicted the democratization of computing—and information.
Michael Byrne
12.29.13
Music

Original Creators: Arthur C. Clarke, The Mastermind Behind E.T. And 2001: A Space Odyssey

<p>We take a look at some iconic artists from numerous disciplines who have left an enduring and indelible mark on today’s creators.</p>
Débora Fantini
11.21.11