Prometheus featurette might really be out there

20th Century Fox has released a new featurette for Ridley Scott’s upcoming sci-fi thriller Prometheus.

The Watch trailer goes live

20th Century Fox has released the first full-length trailer for its upcoming comedy sci-fi, The Watch.

Men in Black 3 video leans the unicycle

Columbia Pictures has released the first promotional clip from its upcoming action sci-fi sequel, Men in Black 3.

Michael Bay under fire for Ninja Turtles reboot


Maybe it's indeed too extreme to compare some Hollywood chuckleheads running our childhood favorites to sexual assault, but we geeks feel very protective of our favorite movies, TV shows and comics.



Aliens and bounty hunters hunt fugitive Riddick

Universal Pictures has kicked off principal photography for Riddick, an action-oriented sci-fi thriller.

Alleged Prometheus plot summary hits the 'Net

Seriously, is there a security problem on Ridley Scott’s set?

Global warming 'could trigger alien attack'

Maybe NASA believes that the little green men really are green - one of its scientists has collaborated on a report suggesting that the Earth's rising levels of greenhouse gases could provoke an alien attack.

Titan's giant arrow explained

Well, the UFOlogists won't like it, but UCLA scienstists have come up with an explanation for the giant white arrow observed on the surface of Titan, Saturn's largest moon - and it's not an 'X marks the spot' from aliens.

Why SETI is a waste of time

So the Allen Telescope Array is back online, courtesy of the SETI Institute and wealthy American philanthropists like Paul Allen, Larry Niven and Jodie Foster. But here's why SETI is an utter waste of time.

Astronomer expects alien encounters “within twenty years”

Are we alone in the universe? Russian scientists don’t think so.

Colonial Marines scheduled to deploy in 2012

Sega will deploy its long-awaited Aliens: Colonial Marines in the spring of 2012.

Was the Roswell "UFO" really a Nazi-inspired Soviet aircraft?

Area 51 has long been a mecca for alien enthusiasts and conspiracy theorists interested in uncovering its deep, dark secrets.

SETI to mothball alien-seeking telescopes

A shortage of funding has forced SETI's Allen Telescope Array (ATA) - used to search for signs of alien life - to shut down.

Yes, Aliens are on board Prometheus

At least three aliens have been spotted on the set of Ridley Scott’s long-awaited Prometheus film.

Is global warming a bigger threat than Skynet?

Well, hey now! Al "ManBearPig" Gore must be on vacation, because Avatar director James Cameron has taken it upon himself to warn humankind about the dangers of global warming.

DARPA's new telescope is ready for aliens

The Air Force and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) have just created the world’s coolest telescope, strong enough to see all those aliens on other planets. 

"Hottel memo" Alien hoax reappears online after 60 years

It seems like some people will believe almost anything as they continue to pursue the so-called "truth" behind Area 51.

Alien mining could be visible from Earth

If we want to find intelligent aliens, we should be looking for signs of mining in extraterrestrial asteroid belts, argue two astrophysicists.

A look at "Cowboys & Aliens"

The short Graphic novel, "Cowboys & Aliens" is a fun, alternative history tale set in the American West of 1873. 



How to talk to ET: new protocol proposed

It's something the etiquette books don't tell you, and Google Translate's not much better either: how do you talk to aliens?