Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Everyone Seems Keen To Meet Our Galactic Neighbours (Most Recent Alien Debates)

WHETHER it’s Stephen Hawking predicting the certainty of alien life or the SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Institute in California claiming that we will “find E.T. within two dozen years,” debate over the existence of aliens is as rife as ever.

For those grappling with the Fermi paradox, this year provided a number of seemingly inexplicable cases that were seized upon by believers as prove that ET is out there. We’ll let you decide.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Mysterious Red Laser Near ISS Triggers UFO Rumors. Nope, says NASA

(Photo : Vladimir Pustovit)
A mysterious red laser light flashing near the International Space Station (ISS) has triggered rumors of UFO sightings.

However, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has pooh-poohed the conjectures.

What sparked off the UFO sighting rumor mill was a YouTube video that showed a recording from the ISS' live feeds. The video in question showed a mysterious looking red dot that was flashing in space. The laser-beam like red light looked like it was being fired in the Earth's direction.

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Raelians Want Canada To Provide Interplanetary Embassy To Welcome Alien Life

Conceptual illustration of an alien spaceship. The Raelian Movement believes an advanced species of aliens created life on Earth.

The Raelians Movement is asking the Canadian government for an embassy where it can welcome alien life.

The Quebec-based group, which some people consider to be a cult, says an advanced extra-terrestrial race created humanity and other life on Earth thousands of years ago. This species, which Raelians call “the Elohim,” will only return if there is a suitable embassy where they can land and reveal themselves.

Monday, June 2, 2014

Neil DeGrasse Tyson: I Worry Aliens Have Already Decided We're Stupid

'Cosmos' presenter, Neil DeGrasse Tyson tells MSNBC that it's possible aliens have visited and already concluded that there is no intelligent life on Earth.

Could it be that we're in the post-alien era?

We always assume that alien contact is yet to be made, that the next frontier -- which might be the final one -- is out in space.

Yet astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson worries that this frontier has come and gone. Speaking to MSNBC's Chris Hayes, the "Cosmos" presenter talked about his hopes and fears.

Sunday, June 1, 2014

TAFE Students Could Soon Study UFOs

Members of Victorian UFO Action: mike Hodges, Paul Dean, Ben Hurle, Amy Kay and Ivan Rigoni. Picture : Mike Keating Source: News Corp Australia

VICTORIAN UFO hunters are sitting exams to better equip themselves to investigate some of the nation’s most baffling cases.

Their course could even become part of TAFE curriculum so anyone with an interest in the unexplained could become qualified.

It is noteworthy to mention that TAFE is the largest vocational education and training provider in Australia.