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A new NASA-led project means the search for aliens is heating up

Artistic representation of what life on the surface of a distant planet might look like. Illustration: NASA To date, scientists have cataloged more than 3,500 exoplanets, some of which may even promote life. But we just do not know it. The ability to discover life in distant worlds is still elusive, but a new NASA-coordinated project is bringing us a …

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This scientist thinks aliens must catch stars to survive

A scientist believes future intelligent aliens could survive by collecting, storing and using the power of stars. Dan Hooper, a senior scientist at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory in Illinois, outlined this concept in a new paper. He suggested that an intelligent alien civilization would likely become isolated and in need of power over the next 100 billion years as …

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We should search for aliens by looking for their space junk

Artistic conception of an exoplanet and its satellite-laden Clarke exobelt moving in front of its host star. GIF: Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias / Gizmodo SETI enthusiasts have come up with all sorts of complicated ways for us to find signs of alien life, but a new paper suggests we might reconsider it. Rather than looking for megastructures and spaceships, …

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Would aliens survive an environmental apocalypse?

An environmental apocalypse caused by climate change and plundered resources is a frightening prospect: dry forests burn in the blistering heat, oceans with Arctic ice and people starve to death when the harvest on the planet fails. But is this Armageddon inevitable? Is our technology-hungry species doomed to failure? An international team of scientists writing in the journal Astrobiology turned …

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They swim among us: are octopi really aliens?

Everything with eight arms, three hearts, camouflaged skin and seemingly mighty intelligence has to be alien, right? So says a team of 33 international scientists who have recently published a study on octopuses The March issue of the journal Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology states the controversial (and probably wrong) Conclusion states that the awesome animal has borrowed its …

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Aliens may well exist in a parallel universe, finding new studies

Could extraterrestrial life exist in a parallel universe? Computer simulations from two new studies suggest that the idea was out of this world. Credit: Shutterstock Should the search for extraterrestrial life in our universe go blank, it might be worthwhile to check in with a neighbor According to a new pair of studies in the Monthly Notices journal of the …

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Seasonal changes in the atmosphere of exoplanet could signal the lives of aliens

This contrasting artistic image of an early Martian environment with a thicker atmosphere (left) and the cold, dry Mars of today (right) shows how atmospheric changes Influencing the Ability of a Planet Source: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Seasonal changes in the atmosphere of an alien planet could signal the existence of extraterrestrial life, new research suggests. Researchers Want to …

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