UK Aliens

Searches for Alien Life Are Worth the Gamble, Even If the Odds Are Against Us

Martin Rees | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Tech
Martin Rees

That's why Kepler 452 b has hit the headlines this week. It is the most Earthlike in these respects of the thousands of planets Kepler has identified. Its discovery strengthens the claim that there are literally billions of earth-like planets in our Milky Way galaxy with the size and temperature of our Earth.

Is Stephen Hawking's Hunt For Aliens Worth $100 Million? No

Nitya Rajan | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Tech
Nitya Rajan

Yes, I'm grateful that we have pioneers including Hawking and Milner who are willing to invest. But what about the more immediate problems on our doorstep that simply refuse to budge despite the policies, brain power, human capital and money we've thrown at it.

China Just Kickstarted A New Alien Space Race

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Tech

China has announced that it is building the world's largest telescope with a dish that equals the size of 30 football pitches. According to state m...

The Discovery Of 'Earth 2.0' Brings Us One Step Closer To Finding Alien Life

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Tech

With NASA's monumental discovery of Kepler-452b otherwise known as a 'Earth 2.0', one has to ask the question: Will it have aliens on it? While...

NASA Has Discovered A 'Second Earth'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Tech

NASA has found a 'second Earth' that's just like ours. Otherwise known as 'Earth 2.0', Kepler-452b is the first small planet discovered within ...

NASA Livestream Could Reveal One Of The Most Significant Ever Space Announcements

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Tech

Check back here at 5PM GMT to listen in on NASA's Kepler audio press conference. This Earth 2.0 is an amazing discovery. Just need to build a space...

Stephen Hawking's Just Backed A VERY Expensive Search For Aliens

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Tech

Professor Stephen Hawking has backed two new 'breakthrough' initiatives that will focus on searching for alien life. Joined by Russian entrepreneur...

Could It Be? Passenger Captures Footage Of UFO Over Syria

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 17.07.2015 | UK Tech

A passenger onboard a flight heading over Damascus, Syria has released a recording of what could be a UFO. The footage captures a vague silver obj...

The Curiosity Rover Has Found Some Intriguing Parallels Between Earth And Mars...

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 16.07.2015 | UK Tech

The Curiosity rover has been on the Gale crater of Mars since its successful landing on August 6th, 2012. Now, scientists have discovered that the Red...

Seeing Faces On Mars Might Lead To Us Actually Finding A Face On Mars

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK Tech

Is there an alien face on Mars? Or maybe it's an ancient pyramid? Actually no, it's probably just a statue of Bill Clinton. Ok so two of those thin...

Apparently There's The Remains Of An Ancient Temple On Mars...

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.07.2015 | UK Tech

An alien hunters website has claimed to have found the remains of an ancient 'temple' on the surface of Mars. Analysing a picture taken by the Cur...

There's A Pyramid On Mars And Everyone Is Freaking Out

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK Tech

A mysterious 'pyramid' has been discovered on the surface of Mars that proves the existence of alien life claim a group of UFO hunters. The pyr...

This Eerie Light Swinging Through The Clouds Is Spooking Everyone

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.06.2015 | UK Tech

Mysterious footage of a beam of light swinging erratically among the clouds has gone viral. The clip, shot as as storm approached in Greenwood, In...

Don't Panic But Aliens Know We Exist Apparently

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Tech

Great news everyone if there is extraterrestrial life out there, it probably knows we exist. John Grunsfeld, a former NASA astronaut told the Astr...

Ceres Is Covered In Mysterious Glowing Spots

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Tech

New pictures of the dwarf planet Ceres have revealed its mysterious white spots in even greater detail. The glowing spots have been baffling both astr...

This Can't Be Real, Can It?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.05.2015 | UK Tech

Never-before-seen photos of the Roswell 'alien' have been shown at a major extra-terrestrial conference in New Mexico. The rare photos were reporte...

Ready Meals Are Ruining Our Attempts To Find Aliens

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.05.2015 | UK Tech

Australian astronomers at the Parkes telescope have finally found the cause for a mysterious signal that was being picked up by the country's most fam...

Aliens Within The Milky Way? Mysterious Radio Signal Has Heads Scratching

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK Tech

Is there alien life out there? The sheer size and complexity of the universe would suggest that there's only one realistic answer to that question. ...

Aliens Within The Milky Way? Mysterious Radio Signal Has Heads Scratching

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK Tech

Is there alien life out there? The sheer size and complexity of the universe would suggest that there's only one realistic answer to that question. ...

There Are Literally 'Billions' Of Planets With Life

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Tech

Billions of stars in our galaxy, the Milky Way, have between one and three planets which could potentially support life, according to scientists. A...

President Obama 'Can't Reveal' Knowledge Of Aliens

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Tech

Jimmy Kimmel is determined to prove that aliens are real. Not content with persuading former US President Bill Clinton to talk about Area 51, the talk...

'Ancient Book' Found On Mars

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Tech

Scanning through thousands of images that look exactly the same every single day must be tough. It must be even harder when all those images are of Ma...

'Eyeball Earth' Might Be The Key To Life

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Tech

The search for life on other worlds is one of the most intrinsically exciting frontiers in science — and also happens to be one of the most fascinat...

What Do You Mean That's Not A Dinosaur Skull On Mars?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Tech

There is a certain corner of the internet -- this one, to be precise -- that thinks ancient Mars was more or less infested with astronaut dinosaurs. T...

Alien 'Seed' Makes Headlines

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.02.2015 | UK Tech

A mysterious titanium orb has been discovered and appears to contain an as yet unidentified biological 'ooze', a scientist has claimed. While the c...