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This 'Alien Ranch' in Arizona Could Be Yours for $5 Million
The property's owner says he's been visited by dozens of otherworldly creatures, and killed 18 of them with a samurai sword.
eyes on the universe
Astronomers Are 'Racing Against Time' as Humanity Clogs the Air With Radio Signals
Interference is playing havoc with radio telescopes.
The Anthropocene Will Help Astrobiologists Understand Alien Worlds
Researchers propose a new alternative to the Kardashev Scale.
The Films That Traumatized Us as Children
"I literally shit my pants. And that was the last time I would ever shit my pants."
A Year of Lil Wayne
A Year of Lil Wayne: "Phone Home"
Weezy UFO Baby and the F is for fate-changing.
Our Closest Earthlike Planet Appears to Be Covered in Water
Oceans on Proxima b could harbor life.
The Argument Against Calling Aliens
A critical review of arguments for and against sending messages to ET calls the process “unscientific and potentially catastrophic.”
When We Meet Aliens, Will We Even Recognize Them?
These Could Be The First Things Aliens Hear From Earth
Listen to the smooth sounds of ancient Akkadian from humanity's time capsule.
How's the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Going?
Dr. Ragbir Bhathal, who leads Australia's Optical SETI project, thinks if there is extraterrestrial life out there, we may be just a generation or two away from finding it.
What Alien Hunters Plan to Buy With $100 Million
The importance of Yuri Milner's donation "can't be overstated," SETI Research director says.
‘No Bigger Question’: Yuri Milner Has Launched a Search for Aliens With Stephen Hawking at His Side
Milner, the Russian tycoon, has pledged $100 million for the search. But Hawking warned that we should be cautious if we do find anyone, since sophisticated aliens "may not see us as any more valuable than we see bacteria.”