articles tagged: alien culture
when science fiction is passed off as science
# astrobiology

when science fiction is passed off as science

As soothing as it may seem, it's very, very, very unlikely there's a union of various alien species that imposes an interstellar order.

going on an alien safari?
# astrobiology

going on an alien safari?

If we're seriously going to explore alien worlds, we should really consider dropping that "we come in peace" bit...

it’s a scary galaxy out there
# space

it’s a scary galaxy out there

As we scream into space to get the attention of extraterrestrial life, we should remember there may be monsters out there.