Extraterrestrial life

Dying stars may hold clues to extraterrestrial life

Researchers studying Earth-like planets orbiting white dwarf stars have concluded that dying stars could host planets with life-and if such life exists, they might be able to detect it within the next decade.

Feb 26, 2013, 13:50 PM IST

`Alien life` found in meteorite

A top British scientist has claimed that he has found proof of extraterrestrial life after he discovered tiny fossils of algae in a meteorite fragment that crash landed in central Sri Lanka in December.

Jan 23, 2013, 11:06 AM IST

`Scientists should ‘cool it’ on alien life claims`

Scientists and the media should stop “crying wolf” about new life forms, according to a well-known molecular biologist.

May 09, 2012, 18:05 PM IST

Giant robotic leap may be needed to find aliens

Deploying autonomous, self-replicating robots - exobots – may help in finding and identifying extraterrestrial life, according to a new study.

Apr 19, 2012, 14:24 PM IST

Ex-US president Eisenhower met ‘aliens’ thrice

Author Timothy Good said Dwight D Eisenhower organised the showdown with the space creatures by sending out ‘telepathic messages’.

Feb 15, 2012, 15:25 PM IST

Alien life possible but not like that on Earth

An astronomer has said that while we could find life outside of Earth, it is unlikely that it would be intelligent or multi-cellular.

Jan 27, 2012, 13:19 PM IST

Life spotted on Venus: Russian scientist

Several objects resembling living beings were detected on photographs taken by a Russian landing probe in 1982 during a Venus mission.

Jan 21, 2012, 10:21 AM IST