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Paul Reiser on how his Stranger Things role is connected to Aliens

When Netflix's hit series Stranger Things returns for its sophomore season, the town of Hawkins, Indiana, will become the home of a handful of new characters, including Paul Reiser's Dr. Owens.

Winston Churchill found it hard to believe we are alone in the universe

One of the 20th century's greatest figures was convinced other planets might harbor life.

This awesome Aliens M56 Smartgun replica will set you back $1200
Jan 11, 2017

Did you ever dream of owning your own M56 Smartgun from James Cameron's Aliens? You can have one ... if you're rich.

Image(s) of the Day: Rare publicity shots of Aliens' Ripley and Jones
Dec 7, 2016

Here are some amazing candid shots of Sigourney Weaver and Jones the Cat you might not ever have seen.

Star Trek: The Next Generation to boldly crossover with Aliens in new comic series
Oct 31, 2016

In space, no one can hear you scream. The crew of the Enterprise is about to find that out the hard way when they come across the greatest threat the Alpha Quadrant has yet to face, the Xenomorphs.

Why genius Stephen Hawking is still scared of humans making alien contact
Sep 26, 2016

Stephen Hawking is a pretty smart guy, so when he starts musing about humanity’s place in the universe, it’s a pretty good idea to listen. Turns out, he worries humanity might be woefully unprepared when our future alien overlords arrive.

Turns out that mysterious signal SETI found is almost certainly not aliens
Sep 1, 2016

Researchers at SETI were (very) cautiously optimistic about a mysterious new signal that could’ve come from extraterrestrials a few star systems away — but it seems the much more likely explanation is the right one.

How Aliens pulled off that iconic Ripley vs. Alien Queen fight with trash bags and puppets
Jul 19, 2016

It’s one of the most iconic fights in sci-fi history, and it turns out James Cameron pulled it off with puppets, garbage bags and a whole lot of ingenuity.

Cosmic fossils: The real ancient aliens?
Jul 7, 2016

Why astronomers speculate that most alien life perished — and how Earth beat the odds.