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World UFO Day 2022: All you need to know about its history and significance
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World UFO Day 2022: All you need to know about its history and significance

The underlying aim to observe the day is to make sure that the UFO community reaches and challenges the beliefs of millions of potential believers. It is a day when the believers and non-believers of UFO interact and discuss their knowledge

Chris Evans’ Lightyear is upheld by incredible animation feats from Pixar
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Chris Evans’ Lightyear is upheld by incredible animation feats from Pixar

While Lightyear’s story may tread familiar, comforting ground, some of the action scenes in the movie are audacious and risk-taking feats in animation.

Exploring a lesser known aspect of Satyajit Ray: The masterful filmmaker was also a science fiction enthusiast
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Exploring a lesser known aspect of Satyajit Ray: The masterful filmmaker was also a science fiction enthusiast

From founding the Sci-Fi Cine Club in Kolkata to plans to direct a Hollywood sci-fi film, and developing the character of Professor Shanku, Satyajit Ray enjoyed an almost umbilical connect with the science fiction genre.

International team of astronomers to look for evidence of alien technology
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International team of astronomers to look for evidence of alien technology

The project was announced a month after the Pentagon released a report about unidentified aerial phenomena, which stated that their nature was unclear.

Astronomers found 1,715 stars with an unobstructed view of Earth in the last 5,000 years
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Astronomers found 1,715 stars with an unobstructed view of Earth in the last 5,000 years

Experts like late Stephen Hawking have warned against reaching out to aliens because they could harm us.

Varun Dhawan shows excitement for The Tomorrow War; Chris Pratt responds on Twitter
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Varun Dhawan shows excitement for The Tomorrow War; Chris Pratt responds on Twitter

"Big shout out to you all of my friends in India," #ChrisPratt replied to #VarunDhawan.

UFOs remain unexplained but are no evidence of aliens, says US govt report
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UFOs remain unexplained but are no evidence of aliens, says US govt report

Former President Barack Obama said "What is true... is that there's footage and records of objects in the skies that we don't know exactly what they are."

Radio signal, worms, mushrooms: Five unproven claims that might point to the existence of alien life
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Radio signal, worms, mushrooms: Five unproven claims that might point to the existence of alien life

As exciting as they are, it is important to treat claims of alien life with a healthy dose of scepticism.

Yaphet Kotto, James Bond villain and Alien actor, passes away at the age of 81
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Yaphet Kotto, James Bond villain and Alien actor, passes away at the age of 81

Yaphet Kotto, was best known for his performances in Alien, the James Bond film Live and Let Die and the television series Homicide: Life on the Street, among others.

We have telescopes in space, rovers on other worlds – our search for alien life continues
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We have telescopes in space, rovers on other worlds – our search for alien life continues

Ladakh, with its glacial pools, salt-water lakes, hot springs and frozen soils, is an excellent Mars analogue, only being recognized, after international expeditions from 2016 onwards.

Warrior Nun, The Old Guard and the (much-needed) evolution of the 'strong woman' trope in Hollywood
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Warrior Nun, The Old Guard and the (much-needed) evolution of the 'strong woman' trope in Hollywood

Warrior Nun represents a new direction for Hollywood’s female superheroes, alongside Gina Price-Bythewood’s The Old Guard, Captain Marvel and Salim Akil’s CW show Black Lightning.

Ian Holm, known for roles in Lord of the Rings trilogy, Chariots of Fire, passes away aged 88
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Ian Holm, known for roles in Lord of the Rings trilogy, Chariots of Fire, passes away aged 88

Ian Holm won a BAFTA was nominated for an Oscar for portraying pioneering athletics coach Sam Mussabini in Chariots of Fire.

Monstrous alien fish spotted in the rivers of Kerala after the state's 2018 floods
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Monstrous alien fish spotted in the rivers of Kerala after the state's 2018 floods

Kerala researchers have found that these alien fish species, arapaima and alligator gar, were caught from four rivers.

Ghostbusters: Sigourney Weaver to reprise her role as Dana Barrett in Jason Reitman directorial
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Ghostbusters: Sigourney Weaver to reprise her role as Dana Barrett in Jason Reitman directorial

Ghostbusters, which will follow the storyline of the 1984 original and its sequel, is slated to release on 10 July, 2020.

Ridley Scott, Sigourney Weaver praise high school production of Alien; director promises funds for encore performance
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Ridley Scott, Sigourney Weaver praise high school production of Alien; director promises funds for encore performance

Ridely Scott penned a letter to the North Bergen High School students and said he felt very complimented that the students chose his film as an inspiration.

Two Alien live-action series reportedly in the works; Ridley Scott to produce one for Hulu
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Two Alien live-action series reportedly in the works; Ridley Scott to produce one for Hulu

Two TV shows based on the sci-fi franchise Alien are making its way to online streaming services

Scientists discover mysterious repeating radio waves from deep outside Milky Way
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Scientists discover mysterious repeating radio waves from deep outside Milky Way

Could these radio waves be a message from an alien civilisation that is far, far away?

The Predator teaser trailer: Jacob Tremblay accidentally unleashes genetically upgraded aliens to the suburbs
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The Predator teaser trailer: Jacob Tremblay accidentally unleashes genetically upgraded aliens to the suburbs

Shane Black's modern take on Predator sees the universe's most lethal hunters returning stronger, smarter and deadlier than ever.

Opening a message from an extra-terrestrial being might result in the end of humanity: Research
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Opening a message from an extra-terrestrial being might result in the end of humanity: Research

The sender of such a message would no doubt have the capability of creating some kind of super-virus which could be deadly to the human race.

Gladiator director Ridley Scott to be honoured with BAFTA Fellowship, its highest accolade
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Gladiator director Ridley Scott to be honoured with BAFTA Fellowship, its highest accolade

Ridley Scott will join an elite list of British legends like Charlie Chaplin, Alfred Hitchcock, Elizabeth Taylor and Judi Dench.