Independence Day: Resurgence will hit theaters in Summer 2016!
And here is the first trailer. And boy, does it look good! A close encounter I’m excited about!Read More
Got an Android smart phone? Want to help Dr. Stephen Hawking and his colleagues search for alien life (that may destroy us all)?
Hawking and billionaire investor Yuri Milner’s new program Breakthrough Listen will use two huge radio telescopes to search the heavens for signs of intelligent life. That’s great, but someone is going to have [...]
I’m what you might call a cautious video game consumer. I used to buy games on a whim, determined to give interesting titles their day in court (or spin in my Xbox One disc drive) regardless of consensus opinion. One or two terrible experiences later, I’ve stopped being so free with my time or money. [...]Read More
Brazilian artist Henrique Alvim Corrêa’s illustration of an alien for the 1906 special edition of The War of the Worlds just sold for $32,500 at an auction organized by Heritage Auction. Rendered in pencil and ink, Corrêa’s sketches, which depict the creature as a nightmare cross between a brain and a octopus, sold for $32,500 at a [...]Read More
Every week I’ll be bringing you a comic book cover that I feel eclipses others out there—to the point I might just have to own it when released!
This week: Aliens vs. Predator: Fire & Stone #1! Mike Mignola cover!Read More
I decided to ask the debut novelist a few questions about his book and all about aliens and conspiracy! Read on!Read More
Happy 158th birthday to the brilliant scientist Nikola Tesla!
Born on July 10, 1856 in what is now modern Croatia, Tesla was born with an eidetic memory and a singular obsession with science. His early years were spent tinkering, inventing, and memorizing the odd epic poem or two. School was a breeze for Tesla, with the [...]
Ridley Scott’s 1978 film ALIEN offered audiences a peek into a future that wasn’t terribly different from the present. The Nostromo wasn’t a streamlined silver beauty, and the people aboard weren’t astronauts or cosmic explorers in silly jumpsuits. Ellen Ripley and her shipmates were basically long-haul truckers in space, hard-working laborers with a dangerous job [...]Read More
In 2010 I wrote about my fond memories of Alan Dean Foster’s novelization of Ridley Scott’s 1979 film ALIEN, and confessed that it was the first full-length adult science fiction novel that I could remember reading. Now Titan Books has reissued Foster’s ALIEN and plans to reissue his adaptations of ALIENS and ALIEN 3 as [...]Read More