Extraterrestrial life

Telescope picks up mysterious space signals; is this a sign of extraterrestrial life?

Even though what exactly causes these FRBs is not yet known, what the report confirms is that they originate from beyond our galaxy.

Aug 04, 2018, 10:22 AM IST

Earth's atmosphere may hold key to detecting alien life, says study

The new findings on how life evolves in different atmospheres could lay the foundation for scientists to interpret early biosignatures and signs of life on Earth-size exoplanets.

Feb 20, 2018, 17:25 PM IST

Decoding messages received from aliens could destroy life on Earth, warn scientists

As per the scientists, aliens could ruin life on Earth merely through their messages – they don't even have to be present on the planet.

Feb 15, 2018, 12:13 PM IST

Did aliens make an appearance during the Super Blue Blood Moon? - Watch

The video was shared on YouTube by the alien-hunting channel called 'UFOmania' and managed to fetch more than 40,000 views in just 24 hours.  

Feb 02, 2018, 17:25 PM IST

Did aliens visit us in the past? Artefacts unearthed in Mexico is a sign, claim theorists - Watch

Alien buffs believe that the artefacts are approximately 5000-years-old and claim that no creature existed on Earth that had a similar appearance to the newly discovered artefacts. 

Jan 28, 2018, 17:06 PM IST

Do aliens exist? NASA likely to make big revelation soon

As per a press release by NASA, the team at the Kepler Space Telescope has been searching for extra-terrestrial life since 2009, and now they have found something spell binding.

Dec 11, 2017, 12:10 PM IST

Was Mars a war ground? Mysterious object resembling a 'cannonball' sparks debate – Watch

A video has surfaced showing what looks uncannily like a cannonball on the surface of the Red Planet, which has been seized as proof of life.

Dec 05, 2017, 18:54 PM IST

Liquid oceans in outer solar system may last longer, says study

Heat generated by the gravitational pull of moons formed from massive collisions could extend the lifetimes of liquid water oceans beneath the surface of large icy worlds lying beyond the orbits of Neptune and Pluto and their moons.

Dec 03, 2017, 15:20 PM IST

Scientists send radio message to star system to contact alien life

The message was beamed from an antenna in Norway more than roughly eight hours over a three-day period in October.

Nov 20, 2017, 16:04 PM IST

Aliens visiting? Crashed UFO on Mars and one hovering over navy base in California spotted

The search for alien life has been going on for years and those involved in alien hunting or UFO hunting have many a times, come close enough to provide evidence justifying it.

Nov 14, 2017, 18:18 PM IST

Forget Hollywood, aliens may be more human-like than you think: Study

The theory supports the argument that foreign life forms undergo natural selection, and are like us, evolving to be fitter and stronger over time.

Nov 01, 2017, 16:26 PM IST

NASA dashes hopes of life on Proxima b, says habitability is unlikely

At only four light-years away, Proxima b is our closest known extra-solar neighbour.

Aug 01, 2017, 14:29 PM IST

Who or what is sending mysterious radio signals from a star lying 11 light years away?

The signals came from a red dwarf star – Ross 128 (GJ 447) – which is around 2,800 times dimmer than the Sun and is not yet known to have any planets, researchers said.

Jul 17, 2017, 19:17 PM IST

NASA quashes Anonymous claims, says it hasn't found alien life yet

The latest claims came amid the notorious hacking and activist group Anonymous releasing a video saying that the US space agency is all set to make an Earth-shattering announcement about aliens.

Jun 27, 2017, 09:22 AM IST

Unmanned solar system mission to seek life on Saturn's moons up next on NASA's agenda?

The proposed missions of discovery – submitted under NASA's New Frontiers programme – will undergo scientific and technical review over the next seven months, the US space agency said in a statement on Friday. 

May 06, 2017, 15:12 PM IST

Alien hunters spot possible tree stump on Mars, say it points towards existence of vegetation on Red Planet!

As per what NASA described, the image was captured by Mastcam onboard NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity on Sol 1647 in March this year.

Apr 23, 2017, 13:27 PM IST

Ruminations of a world leader: Winston Churchill's 1939 essay on the extraterrestrial unearthed!

The essay was passed in the 1980s to a US museum, where it sat until its rediscovery last year.

Feb 16, 2017, 21:52 PM IST

'Hello' from the other side? Scientists plan to send signals to aliens by 2018!

The organization aims to do this by the year 2018, via radio or laser signals to a rocky planet circling Proxima Centauri and later to more distant destinations, hundreds or thousands of light years away.

Dec 26, 2016, 21:59 PM IST

FAST, world's largest radio telescope, to begin hunt for aliens soon, as China signs $100 million deal!

Being the largest telescope in the world, FAST is powerful enough and has been made keeping its mission to explore extraterrestrial life in mind.

Oct 17, 2016, 23:29 PM IST

Why no alien has listened to us till date

Measuring the dimming of starlight as a planet crosses the face of its star during orbit, scientists can collect a wealth of information, even without ever seeing those worlds directly.

Mar 02, 2016, 20:28 PM IST