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Chinese Yutu-2 rover spots ‘mystery hut’ on far side of the moon; check viral pictures here
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Chinese Yutu-2 rover spots ‘mystery hut’ on far side of the moon; check viral pictures here

The Yutu 2 rover was launched on 8 December, 2018. It made the first-ever soft landing in the South Pole-Aitken Basin (Von Karman Crater) on the Moon on 3 January, 2019

As Independence Day turns 25, a lowdown on tropes and recommendations from the alien invasion genre
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As Independence Day turns 25, a lowdown on tropes and recommendations from the alien invasion genre

Whether they come in peace or as a conquering force, alien arrivals on Earth always make for a good spectacle.

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.

Aliens in Lagos: Nnedi Okorafor's sci-fi novel Lagoon offers a bold new future
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Aliens in Lagos: Nnedi Okorafor's sci-fi novel Lagoon offers a bold new future

Lagoon’s Africanfuturist vision requires a reader who is actively engaged in co-creating the alternative future that the novel is constructing: one in which identities are freed from restrictive thinking that refuses to recognise difference and diversity.

Clouds of uncertainty: Scientists claim to have spotted signs of life on Venus but sceptics prevail
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Clouds of uncertainty: Scientists claim to have spotted signs of life on Venus but sceptics prevail

Venus' surface is a hellish place with temperatures well over 800 degrees Fahrenheit but it could've been much more like Earth today, with oceans and a moderate climate

CIA declassifies hundreds of official docs on UFO sightings, research from 1970s onwards
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CIA declassifies hundreds of official docs on UFO sightings, research from 1970s onwards

A dossier filled with files on Unidentified Aerial Phenomena (UAPs) was published on The Black Vault website on Thursday.

First possible radio signal emanating from an exoplanet about 51 light-years away, detected
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First possible radio signal emanating from an exoplanet about 51 light-years away, detected

If confirmed through follow-up observations this radio detection opens up a new window on exoplanets and provides a novel way to examine alien worlds that are tens of light-years away.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Jay Benedict, best known for James Cameron's Aliens, passes away aged 68
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Jay Benedict, best known for James Cameron's Aliens, passes away aged 68

Jay Benedict is survived by his actor-wife Phoebe Scholfield and their two sons Leopold and Freddie.

Novel network of more than 100 telescopes will hunt for signs of alien life in space
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Novel network of more than 100 telescopes will hunt for signs of alien life in space

The telescopes will work on a billionth of a second timescale helping astronomers to study the universe's behavior.

Man shares a viral video of baby owls looking like ‘aliens’ in his home; spooked Twitter users react to it
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Man shares a viral video of baby owls looking like ‘aliens’ in his home; spooked Twitter users react to it

The Twitter user, Daniel Holland, who shared the viral clip wrote, “I’m now positive that people who claim to have seen aliens have actually just seen baby owls.”

NASA joins SETI in the search for alien life on habitable exoplanets in the universe
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NASA joins SETI in the search for alien life on habitable exoplanets in the universe

TESS teamed up with Breakthrough Listen, an extraterrestrial intelligence search founded by Russian billionaire Yuri Milner.

'Get them aliens': UFO enthusiasts arrive at Nevada to 'storm' Area 51, rumoured to house secrets of extraterrestrial life
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'Get them aliens': UFO enthusiasts arrive at Nevada to 'storm' Area 51, rumoured to house secrets of extraterrestrial life

Area 51 is a military site was shrouded in secrecy for decades, stoking conspiracy theories of flying saucer remains and alien bodies.

Could light, sound pollution attract the interest of advanced aliens out in space?
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Could light, sound pollution attract the interest of advanced aliens out in space?

Scientists have started to wonder why we haven’t heard from aliens yet — are aliens scared of other aliens?

Crashed Beresheet lander may have colonised the moon with 'water bears' from Earth
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Crashed Beresheet lander may have colonised the moon with 'water bears' from Earth

Tardigrades, or water bears, can survive without water for at least 10 years, as per recent research.

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"Let's see them aliens", 1.3m people want to storm the restricted Area 51 in Nevada, USA

The Air Force, not amused with the event, has released a warning that they are ready to protect America and its assets.

Pune man writes PMO about alien he saw beaming information from Earth to space
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Pune man writes PMO about alien he saw beaming information from Earth to space

Police probed the case and learned that the 47 year-old-man was suffering from a mental ailment.

Lasers could be fashioned into beacons to attract space-faring aliens: Study
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Lasers could be fashioned into beacons to attract space-faring aliens: Study

The beam produced would be strong and distinguishable from the Sun’s light to alien astronomers.

Interstellar visitor Oumuamua could be an alien messenger, Harvard scientists admit
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Interstellar visitor Oumuamua could be an alien messenger, Harvard scientists admit

The possibility that Oumuamua could be a light-sail produced by aliens exists: Researchers.

Stephen Hawking had warned against race of superhumans that could destroy humanity
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Stephen Hawking had warned against race of superhumans that could destroy humanity

Hawking made his last prediction about scary superhumans in a final collection of articles, essays to be published this week.

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says Pakistan elections will be conducted by 'aliens', draws sharp reaction from EC
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Shahid Khaqan Abbasi says Pakistan elections will be conducted by 'aliens', draws sharp reaction from EC

Pakistan prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said the upcoming general elections would be conducted by "aliens".