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Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 7-4-2016 | 27 comments
The massive 500-meter dish will be used to help scientists hunt for signs of extraterrestrial life.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 12-19-2015 | 10 comments
Following on from Halloween's close encounter, another seasonal asteroid will soon be paying us a visit.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 10-31-2015 | 39 comments
The recently discovered asteroid due to pass by the Earth today actually looks like a skeletal face.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 5-14-2015 | 14 comments
Media reports of a close shave with a mile-wide asteroid have thankfully turned out to be exaggerated.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 4-26-2014 | 44 comments
A distant, enigmatic burst of radio waves has been detected by Puerto Rico's Arecibo Observatory.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 1-3-2013 | 25 comments
Scientists are optimistic that the first true Earth-like planet will be found in the very near future.
Category: Extraterrestrial | Posted on 9-22-2012 | 20 comments
Astronomers have identified an extrasolar planet that is a top contender in the hunt for alien life.
Category: Cryptozoology | Posted on 3-13-2012 | 27 comments
The forests of Puerto Rico are said to be home to the infamous and enigmatic goat-sucking Chupacabra.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 3-28-2010 | 19 comments
Plans to determine the trajectory of an asteroid that might hit Earth in 2036 may be foiled by funding cuts.
Category: Extraterrestrial | Posted on 1-5-2008 | 1 comment
The longest-running search for radio signals from alien civilizations is getting a burst of new data from an upgraded Arecibo telescope, which means the SETI@ho...