Friday, July 29, 2016
You are viewing:
> News story
Welcome Guest (
Why ET has to be humanoid
Posted on Wednesday, 7 January, 2009 |
Image credit: Jurvetson (flickr)
Anthony Bragalia: The Bible tells us that Man was created in God's image.
The UFO Reality
View comments (16)
<< Previous story
Mystery of the Nazcan trophy heads
Next story >>
"Paranormal Cops" series planned
Recent comments on this story
#7 Posted by
on 8 January, 2009, 3:08
i dont get this lol, evoloution must be kind of the same every where eventually leading down to the body type most suited for living on a ball in space 4 limbs, torso, 1 head, you name me any animal thats not from the sea or an insectthat dosent have this, (and dont be smart sayin snake or sum **** i dun wanna hear ur BS ) but do people know what i mean? P.S if anythings said about my spellin as it has been in priveous posts i will go to the mods lol
#8 Posted by
on 8 January, 2009, 7:55
i dont get this lol, evoloution must be kind of the same every where eventually leading down to the body type most suited for living on a ball in space 4 limbs, torso, 1 head, you name me any animal thats not from the sea or an insectthat dosent have this, (and dont be smart sayin snake or sum **** i dun wanna hear ur BS ) but do people know what i mean? P.S if anythings said about my spellin as it has been in priveous posts i will go to the mods lol u really want to know why every complex organism on this planet (on land) has basically the same bodily configuration? thats because all of them ...
#9 Posted by
on 8 January, 2009, 16:30
Another important thing to mention, would be that if they are a few evolutionary steps ahead of the human race they would most likely have telekinetic abilities (the next logical evolutionary step up from us) and therefore may not need to 'fly' the craft at all, but simply crontol it telepathically. Why would telekinesis be the next logical step? Surely its more likely that we develop fatter and rounder arses and lose all our fingers except two which we use for typing, not to mention getting sicker and stupider.
#10 Posted by
The Skeptic Eric Raven
on 8 January, 2009, 18:17
Another important thing to mention, would be that if they are a few evolutionary steps ahead of the human race they would most likely have telekinetic abilities (the next logical evolutionary step up from us) and therefore may not need to 'fly' the craft at all, but simply crontol it telepathically. What in the world would make you think this? If you don't have a need for something you don't develop it. Especailly non existant psi powers.
#11 Posted by
on 8 January, 2009, 20:58
I really don't think the aliens would have to be humanoid to be made in God's image...
#12 Posted by
on 11 January, 2009, 19:13
I think an intellegent spacegoing species could look like just about anything. Even a jelly could have some kind of manipulation and senses. All it really takes is enough braincells and a drive to use tools.
#13 Posted by
on 11 January, 2009, 20:04
What in the world would make you think this? If you don't have a need for something you don't develop it. Especailly non existant psi powers. What made me think this? The natural world around me in which spiders can sense danger before it happens (no I'm not talking about Spiderman), in which salmon manage to find their way back to the very same river in which they spawned,in which identical twins can sense when the other is upset or hurt, even though they are hundreds of miles apart. After all, the concept of evolution is based around 'survival of the fittest' and whilst E.T's would break the...
#14 Posted by
on 13 January, 2009, 20:24
Coffee table aliens....Pfft! That's just silly! Reclining chair aliens are much more likely to exist. IMO, if what this "person" claims is true then it would stand to reason that humans would project most aliens to be more physically appealing than we are, that is human nature. Not 3 foot tall, leather skin, giant bald heads and eyes bigger than a colossal squid. "We" see ourselves as superior and therefore an advanced civilization would be an improved projection of that, most specifically where it regards physical appearance.
#15 Posted by
on 30 May, 2009, 13:10
But what if god was the et?
#16 Posted by
on 30 May, 2009, 23:40
to quote the article: i do not fully agree with this. u dont need to have an endo skeleton or skin, or opposable digits to be able to achieve technological superiority even if you are intelligent enough. take the insect, an ant for example. it may be small, but it is extremely adaptable, even on par with us humans, why? they do not have fingers or hands like we do, but they have jaws that allow them to lift heavy objects, a tough exoskeleton to withstand environmental dangers and keep it from going 'SPLAT' when it falls from a height. the tentacle is another example of how a creature without f...
Click here to view all 16 comments on this story
to post a comment.
On the forums
UK and Europe
France: Priest killed in Church attack
Islamic preacher abuses UK woman
11 Countries Gearing Up to Strike Trade Deals
DNC pays actors to fill seats and cheer
DNC Builds Wall Around Convention Center
Is this the year American's rebel again?
'110-year-old' lobster saved from table
Fighting Asian Carp
Bullwinkle would be proud
Extraterrestrial Life & The UFO Phenomenon
Earth might be the only place with life?
What is this?
Dreams & Consciousness
Did i astral project?
The weird dreams thread!
Astral Projection FAQs & Techniques Thread
Skydiver to jump without any parachute at all
Skydiver Luke Aikins will be attempting to jump from 25,000ft and land in a safety net on live TV.
Space & Astronomy
Apollo astronauts at risk of heart problems
The astronauts who walked on the moon are up to five times more likely to die of cardiovascular disease.
Man has spent 25 years searching for Nessie
It has now been 25 years since Steve Feltham dedicated his life to hunting down the Loch Ness Monster.
Mysterious purple sphere found on sea floor
A remote-operated deep-sea exploration vehicle has discovered a peculiar purple orb underneath a rock.
Trending news stories
Da Vinci's scribbles reveal hidden knowledge
New Megaraptor dinosaur found in Argentina
New metal is four times tougher than titanium
Mystery substance floods Tokyo underground
Defense firm buys out hoverboard company
Ground in Siberia is starting to go bouncy
Has 'Beast of Bodmin' mystery been solved ?
Mysterious purple sphere found on sea floor
Mystery surrounds missing craters on Ceres
Cockroach milk: the future's health drink ?
Other news in this category
Contact with ET could take over 1,500 years
Posted 6-16-2016 |
Scientists have calculated that it could be a long time indeed before we hear from intelligent aliens....
Students report seeing 'alien' in Argentina
Posted 5-31-2016 |
Three witnesses claimed to have encountered the entity around one week ago in the city of Santa Cruz....
Are there trillions of alien civilizations ?
Posted 5-22-2016 |
A new study has suggested that the universe is likely to be teeming with extraterrestrial life forms....
SETI is seeking ET around red dwarf stars
Posted 4-5-2016 |
The SETI Institute is aiming to find evidence of aliens in a place where nobody had thought to look....
Can we mask the Earth from hostile aliens ?
Posted 4-2-2016 |
A new study has suggested that it may be possible to stop alien civilizations from discovering us....
Obama: 'no direct contact with aliens yet'
Posted 2-14-2016 |
The US President commented on extraterrestrial contact during a television interview with a six-year-old....
Mars 'cauliflower' may hint at microbial life
Posted 2-2-2016 |
Mysterious silica formations photographed in a Martian crater could represent evidence of alien life....
Could alien life have already gone extinct ?
Posted 1-21-2016 |
Even if we do find a habitable planet, could its indigenous life forms have already died out long ago ?...
Comets can't explain 'alien structure' star
Posted 1-17-2016 |
An astronomical anomaly thought by some to be an 'alien megastructure' has continued to defy explanation....
Was 'Wow!' alien signal triggered by comets ?
Posted 1-16-2016 |
The famous 'Wow!' signal picked up in 1977 could turn out to have a rather mundane explanation....
NASA head comments on finding alien life
Posted 12-7-2015 |
Charles Bolden has commented on what would happen if NASA encountered an extraterrestrial life form....
More news in this category
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com © 2001-2015