2017 Will Be the Year We Decide Whether to Put a Call Out to Aliens
In the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, there’s a major divide about whether to broadcast or just listen.
If We Want to Find Aliens, We Need to Save the Arecibo Telescope
Arecibo Observatory, the world's largest radio telescope and an alien hunter's best bet at finding extraterrestrial life, could lose its funding and shut down.
Why Haven't We Met Aliens Yet? Because They've Evolved into AI
Movies and television have led us to think of aliens as green, slimy creatures traveling around in flying saucers. Nonsense.
The Internet Will Become Self-Aware When Aliens Wake It Up
An extraterrestrial intelligence would have many reasons to make the human internet self-aware.
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election
An Alien Hunter’s Guide to the 2016 Election
We talked to UFO skeptics and scientists about what they're looking for in America's next president.
The Real: X-Files
We Talked to a Woman Who Helps People Deal with Being Abducted By Aliens
Kathleen Marden is the director of experiencer research at the Mutual UFO Network, where she works on behalf of people who have had extraterrestrial experiences.
All in Your Head
Radio Ghosts Have Haunted the Airwaves for Nearly a Century
No one knows who or what is responsible for long-delayed echoes in radio transmissions.
God Didn't Say What's Kosher on Mars
What the possibility of alien life means for religion.
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.