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    A record label is about to start shipping vinyl copies of NASA's famous golden records

    After years of effort, a group of music aficionados is finally bringing the full auditory experience of NASA's famous Voyager golden records to turntables all over the world. NASA debuted its golden records — an album of messages, images, and audio meant as a record of Earth for aliens — before...
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    Pentagon confirms secret program on UFO sightings since 2007; official wants data released

    Just before leaving his Defense Department job two months ago, intelligence officer Luis Elizondo quietly arranged to secure the release of three of the most unusual videos in the Pentagon's secret vaults: raw footage from encounters between fighter jets and "anomalous aerial vehicles" -...
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    Mysterious Interstellar Object to Be Tested for Signs it Was Made by Aliens

    This week, scientists are preparing to study a mysterious cigar-shaped object, the first known interstellar object to pass through our solar system. Scientists will listen to the object for radio transmissions for the first time using the Green Bank telescope, the world's largest fully...
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    Did NASA deliberately cut a live feed of a UFO?

    Is NASA hiding clear video evidence of a UFO descending to Earth? To paraphrase what a spokesperson from the space agency told me when I asked: "Uh, no." NASA increasingly has eyes all over the solar system, whether it's on Mars, above our heads in orbit or, as of this week, around Jupiter. So...
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    China to ‘eavesdrop’ on alien life with giant radio telescope

    China has completed construction of the world’s largest radio telescope, which required the resettlement of more than 9,000 people. It will be used to hunt for signs of alien life in deep space. The Single-Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), as it is known, is an enormous dish made up of...
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    News NASA: Unexpected discovery on Mars may revolutionize planet’s history

    Scientists have come across tridymite, a fully unexpected mineral recently found on Mars which promises to explain how the planet evolved and gives hope to determine whether there was water on the Red Planet at some point. “Analyzing data from an X-ray diffraction instrument on the rover that...
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    UFO evidence

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    NASA Will Send Your Messages To Aliens Into Outer Space

    I know of you won't read, so I'll just post this cool little excerpt. ''People from around the world will be able to submit their images and vote on those that should be included in the final message. Lomberg and others will exercise editorial control to ensure that no inappropriate materials...
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    NASA detects mysterious signal 240 million light years away from Earth

    Astronomers have detected a mysterious signal 240 million light years away from Earth, in the Perseus Cluster (top), one of the most massive objects in the Universe. The unidentified signal is a "spike of intensity at a very specific wavelength of X-ray light." Scientists don't know yet what is...
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    "Alien" turns 35 today -- You should all watch it.

    "Exactly 35 years ago today, Alien hit the theaters. It's a sad truth that we're supposed to celebrate the spawn of this spine-rattling franchise less than two weeks after the death of H.R. Giger, the surrealist artist who helped develop the film's horrific, biomechanical aesthetic. That said...
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    NASA has released a free ebook about communicating with aliens.

    Titled Archaeology, Anthropology and Interstellar Communication and edited by SETI Director of Interstellar Message Composition Douglas Vakoch, the document draws on "issues at the core of contemporary archaeology and anthropology" to prepare us "for contact with anextraterrestrial civilization...
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    Top US astronomers: Alien life to be discovered within 20 years

    Two of the United States’ top astronomers appeared before Congress this week, telling lawmakers that the chance of discovering life on other planets is nearly inevitable, and that it may happen within two decades. According to ABC News, Dan Werthimer of the SETI Research Center at the...