articles tagged: alien invasion
why aliens wouldn’t want us or our gold
# astrobiology

why aliens wouldn’t want us or our gold

Ancient astronaut theorists claim that aliens wanted our planet for gold mining. But why would they need gold, much less in a place where it's hard to extract?

but if the big, bad aliens really do invade…
# astrobiology

but if the big, bad aliens really do invade…

Just because an alien invasion is very unlikely doesn't mean we shouldn't spend at least some time and effort preparing for the possibility...

who’s afraid of the big, bad alien invaders?
# astrobiology

who’s afraid of the big, bad alien invaders?

It makes sense for an alien species not to care about wiping out a civilization on another planet. Question is whether it would be worth the hassle.

keep on waiting for that alien invasion…
# space

keep on waiting for that alien invasion…

Even if aliens would try to invade and conquer us, they're probably not going to be in a hurry to do so or even want to spend the effort...

an alien invasion warning with a mayan spin
# space

an alien invasion warning with a mayan spin

Internet conspiracy theorists discover to slowest alien invasion of all time.

some of my readers are sadistic tacticians…
# astrobiology

some of my readers are sadistic tacticians…

Some of this blog's readers would make really scary and really good alien invaders...

shadow nation: future shock, part three
# oddities

shadow nation: future shock, part three

The third, and for now, final installment of a sci-fi experiment focused on this blog's favorite themes.

didn’t anyone ever tell you not to talk to aliens?
# astrobiology

didn’t anyone ever tell you not to talk to aliens?

While we're trying to get aliens' attention with active SETI, we need to keep in mind that we talk to aliens at our own risk.

shadow nation: future shock , part two…
# oddities

shadow nation: future shock , part two…

Part two of the sci-fi experiment featuring a space opera built around this blog's favorite themes...

and now for something completely different…
# oddities

and now for something completely different…

A sci-fi experiment incorporating some of this blog's favorite themes...

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