Prometheus introduced us to a new set of monstrous creatures, each with its own physiology but visually linked to HR Giger's original Alien designs. Concept artist Ivan Manzella has released several of his concept designs for the beings we meet [...]
We've been searching for alien intelligences out there for decades, and so far we haven't found a single blip. But maybe we're just going about it the wrong way?
Geoff Marcy, the chair for SETI at the University of California at [...]
The biggest question about aliens isn't whether they'll overwhelm us with their superior technology, and subdue the human population. The biggest question is: Why? What could they possibly want from us that they can't get anywhere else? Most of the [...]
Steven Spielberg launched two science fiction TV shows last year — in a time when science fiction seems to be a third rail of television. One was Terra Nova, a show about time travel and dinosaurs. The other was Falling [...]
Falling Skies is back on Sunday — and things are getting a lot more intense and dangerous for our heroes. But how is this sharper-edged state of affairs going to affect the characters we bonded with in season one?
We spoke [...]
What if aliens actually turn up and want to communicate with us? Everything would change. We'd all remember exactly where we were, the moment we found out that humanity really isn't alone. And then what?
What do we do next? More [...]
Falling Skies season one gave us a sometimes-intense look at the world after a devastating alien invasion. But in season two, the stakes get massively raised, and life gets a lot harder for the Second Mass, according to the show's [...]
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June 13, 2012
Medieval art can sometimes surprise you, with its rich colors and expressive subjects. But sometimes, you're also caught off guard by the shock of noticing the presence of a guy in a spaceship in a painting of the crucifixion. Find [...]
June 13, 2012
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If you've already seen Prometheus, then chances are you've come away with some lingering questions about the movie's basic premise. Luckily, there's a whole SMS conversation between a human and an extraterrestrial being over at Listen Eggroll that shou... [...]