If Aliens Are Out There, Maybe They Should Run

If Aliens Are Out There, Maybe They Should Run

Where are all the aliens? asks Russian theoretical physicist Alexander Berezin in his new paper, titled “‘First in, last out’ solution to the Fermi Paradox.” It’s a question we’ve long pondered, and perhaps one of the greatest — in a universe so vast, and with so many seemingly habitable planets, why have we yet to …

Can We Hide From Angry Aliens By Using A Laser Cloak?

Oh, who am I kidding? We can’t stop talking about the paranormal now, not with the looming specter of evil alien invasion hanging over our heads. Just when I thought I was out… Here’s the story: Scientists like Stephen Hawking have long cautioned against the pursuit of alien civilizations and shooting signals out into space – …

Scientists Muse About Alien “Megastructures” and Asteroid UFOs

There’s a mysterious object in space located 1,480 light years from Earth, and scientists have no idea what it is. The anomaly – described as a “really weird” and “bizarre” mass – is orbiting the star KIC 8462852. As with most of these far-off objects, astronomers know of its existence thanks to the light emitted by …