We still don't know why 'alien megastructure' star is dimming
Kepler telescope data proves that its light decreased over four years, but not why.
'Aliens: Colonial Marines' mod may actually make the game fun
The mod tweaks Xenomorph behavior, overhauls the graphics and looks pretty impressive.
That star's 'alien megastructure' is likely just a swarm of comets
It's tempting to think that an unusual star is enveloped by alien satellites, but the truth is likely far more pedestrian.
A swarm of alien satellites may explain one star's strange behavior
Scientists say it's still a long shot, but it's a theory worth considering in this case.
An 'Alien' movie is coming from the creator of 'District 9'
District 9 creator Neill Blomkamp gave sci-fi fans a brief glimmer of hope in January, when he tea...
Ancestry website won't let you borrow its UFO records
You wouldn't think that genealogy websites would have much need to defend copyrights, but they're...
Joystiq Top 10 of 2014: Alien Isolation
ATTENTION: The year 2014 has concluded its temporal self-destruct sequence. If you are among the esc...
Step into Alien: Isolation's 'Trauma' center in second DLC
Alien: Isolation's second survivor mode pack is now available to download. Dubbed "Trauma," the add...
Tube TVs, VCRs and magnets give 'Alien: Isolation' its signature look
From Halo to Dead Space and countless titles in between, the influence of the Alien franchise can...