Extraterrestrial life

Do aliens exist? UK to disclose secret UFO files in March this year

The UK government is all set to release shocking evidence of alien contact, when 18 classified files will be released in March 2016.

Feb 19, 2016, 16:48 PM IST

Watch: UFO spotted in Uttar Pradesh - Is it real?

Social media has been abuzz for the past few days about a reported UFO sighting in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh.

Dec 07, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

Mysterious radio waves from space follows mathematical pattern

Researchers recently found that radio bursts from space reveal strange mathematical pattern.

Apr 13, 2015, 19:03 PM IST

Signs of alien life will be found by 2025: NASA scientists

 Signs of alien life will be detected by 2025, while "definitive evidence" of extra-terrestrial beings may be found within the next 20 to 30 years, top NASA scientists say.

Apr 12, 2015, 07:42 AM IST

Are aliens sending those radio signals?

What has given credence to the theory of extraterrestrial life over the last decade is a mysteriously recurring radio burst from space that has puzzled astronomers.

Apr 06, 2015, 18:58 PM IST

Intense heat killed life on some Earth like planets

 Even as astronomers search for extraterrestrial life in planets that look a lot like Earth because of presence of oxygen, some such planets may not be habitable because of intense heat during their formative years, says a study.

Dec 04, 2014, 15:21 PM IST

Space DNA can help find alien life on Earth

A unique space experiment has found that DNA has the capability to survive extreme conditions of space and re-entry into Earth's dense atmosphere - raising the possibility of finding extraterrestrial life.

Nov 27, 2014, 18:08 PM IST

Aliens are definitely out there: SETI astronomers

Aliens definitely exist, as claimed by SETI (Search for extraterrestrial intelligence) astronomers. Reportedly these two astronomers have told the US Congress that the search for extraterrestrial life is "plausible and warrants scientific inquiry" and appealed for continued funding to research life beyond Earth.

May 23, 2014, 19:18 PM IST

Astronomers optimistic about finding extraterrestrial life soon

Astronomers are confident that it`s just a matter of time before extraterrestrial life is found.

Mar 25, 2014, 19:30 PM IST

New technique may advance search for alien life

Astronomers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a new technique that could help detect the telltale chemical signs of extraterrestrial life in the atmosphere of an alien world.

Mar 05, 2014, 21:48 PM IST

Alien life may have evolved just after Big Bang

Exoplanets may have been teeming with alien microbial life just 15 million years after the Big Bang, according to a Harvard scientist.

Feb 02, 2014, 14:06 PM IST

Pilot reports `near-miss` encounter with UFO

A pilot of A320 Airbus has reported that he had a close encounter with "a rugby ball-like" bright silver and metallic UFO that passed within just a few feet of the jet.

Jan 06, 2014, 15:38 PM IST

Alien life could be found within 10 years: Astrobiologists

Signs of life beyond Earth could be found within 10 years, astrobiologists told House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology on Wednesday.

Dec 05, 2013, 15:49 PM IST

About 44% people think aliens do exist: Survey

There have been many claims and debates about the existence of aliens, also known as ‘extraterrestrial life’ elsewhere in the Universe.

Nov 18, 2013, 18:14 PM IST

Welsh man claims to have clicked pictures of UFO

A Welsh man has claimed that he was able to click pictures of two flying saucers on his camera by chance while on a ferry boat across the River Dart in Devon.

Oct 20, 2013, 15:32 PM IST

Scientists find ‘extraterrestrial life’ in Earth`s atmosphere

A balloon having extra-terrestrial particles landed in West Yorkshire city, Wakefield.

Sep 20, 2013, 09:42 AM IST

`Alien life may have hitchhiked to Earth on meteorite`

Scientists have found that the Sutter`s Mill meteorite, which exploded in a blazing fireball over California last year, contains organic molecules not previously found in any meteorites.

Sep 11, 2013, 14:57 PM IST

Search for extraterrestrial life network launched in UK

A network has been launched to promote academic research in the UK relating to the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI).

Jul 06, 2013, 12:15 PM IST

UK shut UFO special desk in 2009

Britain closed its special UFO desk in 2009 despite a surge in reported sightings, saying it served "no defence purpose".

Jun 21, 2013, 16:46 PM IST

UFO film to provide proof that aliens exist

An upcoming documentary film about UFOs has claimed that it will be offering evidence of aliens` existence including the cutting-edge scientific analysis of a recovered body.

Apr 10, 2013, 14:36 PM IST