Aliens May Be Trying To Communicate With Us Using Neutrino Beams

Energy | Andrew Follett
Satellite dish view at night with milky way in the sky. (Shutterstock.com/sdecoret)

‘Perhaps the universe is awash in signals that we cannot even receive’

Search For Alien Life On Other Worlds May Soon Center On Plants

Energy | Andrew Follett
Astronaut and a tree in space. (Shutterstock/iurii)

Plants alter light in a way telescopes could detect

This Comet Will Be Awfully Close To Earth This Summer

Energy | Andrew Follett
The Falling Meteor Rain. Comet in space, meteor and energy, asteroid glow, powerful star moving. Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski)

The comet poses no threat to Earth

Study On Mysterious Space Signals Offers Eye-Popping Origin

Energy | Andrew Follett
Satellite dish view at night with milky way in the sky. (Shutterstock.com/sdecoret)

‘The most bizarre explanation for the FRBs is that they were alien transmissions’

SpaceX And NASA Find 'Landing Site' For 2020 Mars Mission

Energy | Andrew Follett
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk speaks after unveiling the Dragon V2 spacecraft in Hawthorne, California May 29, 2014. Space Exploration Technologies announced April 27, 2016, it will send uncrewed Dragon spacecraft to Mars as early as 2018, a first step in company founder Elon Musk's goal to fly people to another planet. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo

Where’s the best spot to land on The Red Planet?

Astronomers May Soon Restore Pluto To Planet Status

Energy | Andrew Follett
After passing by Pluto, New Horizons will continue farther into the Kuiper belt for encounter with one more additional Kuiper belt objects of the order of 50-100 km (31-62 mi) in diameter. (Shutterstock.com/edobric)

Planets could be redefined as ’round objects in space that are smaller than stars’

First Canadian Spaceport Will Be Built By 2022, US Already Has 9

Energy | Andrew Follett
BAIKONUR, KAZAKHSTAN - 11 December 2011 Launch of a Proton M rocket (Shutterstock/Nostalgia for Infinity)

US is already operating nine at least partially-commercial spaceports

Strange Space Radio Signals Could Be From Aliens, Scientists Say

Energy | Andrew Follett
Satellite dish view at night with milky way in the sky. (Shutterstock.com/sdecoret)

‘We haven’t identified a possible natural source’

There's A Volcano Of Ice On This Huge Asteroid

Energy | Andrew Follett
Dawn robotic spacecraft next to Ceres and Vesta, members of the asteroid belt, to study them in space. - Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Elenarts)

‘Cryovolcanic activity’ in the asteroid belt.

UFO Enthusiasts Are Seeing Fewer Flying Saucers

Energy | Andrew Follett
A person being abducted by aliens in front of his house. (Shutterstock/solarseven)

Americans see 300 times more UFOs than the global average

Elon Musk Pushes Mars Mission Back 2 Years To Focus On Moon

Energy | Andrew Follett
An artist's depiction of a team of astronauts performing work on a space station while orbiting above the surface of Mars. Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/Marc Ward)

Delayed from 2018 to 2020

Elon Musk Having Lots Of Trouble Getting Permits For Rocket Launches

Energy | Andrew Follett
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk speaks after unveiling the Dragon V2 spacecraft in Hawthorne, California May 29, 2014. Space Exploration Technologies announced April 27, 2016, it will send uncrewed Dragon spacecraft to Mars as early as 2018, a first step in company founder Elon Musk's goal to fly people to another planet. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo

They forgot to check with the lawyers…

There's Water In The Atmosphere Of Another Planet Around A Distant Star

Energy | Andrew Follett
Exoplanet with water 3D illustration Second Earth (Elements of this image furnished by NASA) (Shutterstock/Nostalgia for Infinity )

Numerous potentially habitable planets have been discovered in the last year

Can Humans Genetically Modify Ourselves To Live On Mars?

Energy | Andrew Follett
An artist's depiction of a team of astronauts performing work on a space station while orbiting above the surface of Mars. Elements of this image furnished by NASA. (Shutterstock/Marc Ward)

Not that far off…

Rain and Wind Ruin Elon Musk's Plans To Return To Space

Energy | Andrew Follett
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk speaks after unveiling the Dragon V2 spacecraft in Hawthorne, California May 29, 2014. Space Exploration Technologies announced April 27, 2016, it will send uncrewed Dragon spacecraft to Mars as early as 2018, a first step in company founder Elon Musk's goal to fly people to another planet. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo

Musk’s space company hasn’t been to space in 5 months

Could These Weird Planets Made Of Gemstones Be Inhabitable?

Energy | Andrew Follett
Extrasolar planets or exoplanets and red dwarf or red supergiant. 3D illustration (Shutterstock/Jurik Peter)

Chemical composition of planets may matter more than size

After 10 Years, Scientists Finally Identify Source Of Mysterious 'Fast' Radio Signal

Energy | Andrew Follett
Satellite dish view at night with milky way in the sky. (Shutterstock.com/sdecoret)

An indicator of an intelligent alien civilization?

Artificial Meteor Showers Could Be Coming To The Olympics

Energy | Andrew Follett
The Falling Meteor Rain. Comet in space, meteor and energy, asteroid glow, powerful star moving. Elements of this image furnished by NASA (Shutterstock/Vadim Sadovski)

‘Childhood dream into a reality’

Pluto's Ocean Is Literally Made Of Antifreeze

Energy | Andrew Follett
After passing by Pluto, New Horizons will continue farther into the Kuiper belt for encounter with one more additional Kuiper belt objects of the order of 50-100 km (31-62 mi) in diameter. (Shutterstock.com/edobric)

‘It certainly helps if there is an ‘antifreeze’ present’