Here are the Top Five places humanity is most likely to find signs of extraterrestrial life and when those discoveries could take place.
It is often said that “life was better in the good old days.” Avi Loeb explains why this definitely holds true for Mars.
New research on Saturn’s moon Enceladus shows there is a good chance that life may exist in its subsurface oceans.
Life on Earthlike planets could be more likely than one popular argument supposes, according to a theory outlined in a recent science paper.
Researchers say their newly developed "Biofinder" tool could help astrobiologists in the search for extraterrestrial life.
Scientists from the University of Birmingham say they have discovered a pair of potentially habitable planets outside of our solar system.
Japanese researchers say they have spotted a “super-earth” exoplanet orbiting within the star's habitable zone a mere 37 light years away.
Astronomers have detected the complex organic molecules dimethyl ether and methyl formate within a star’s planetary-forming disc.
Earthlike planets, which might have features like continents and liquid water on their surface, may be plentiful across the Milky Way galaxy.
Plumes of steam that erupt from the surface of Saturn’s icy moon Enceladus may not actually prove the...
A chemical model of the atmosphere of Venus suggests some forms of life could potentially live in our neighbor planet's clouds.
A year after the discovery of phosphine gas in the atmosphere of Venus, a signal many believe could...
NASA’s hunt for extraterrestrial life has a new target, Jupiter’s icy moon Europa. According to researchers involved, a...
The orbital harmony of the seven exoplanets spotted in the TRAPPIST-1 star system may indicate that they endured...
A new telescope will search Alpha Centauri, Earth’s closest stellar neighbor, for planets capable of supporting extraterrestrial life
Researchers studying the galaxy SPT0311-58, which is over 12.8 billion light years away, say they have found signs...
Using the Gemini South Telescope in Chile, an international team of scientists have successfully analyzed the chemical makeup...
A top 5 list of where scientists think I can find my hot alien boyfriend, or where alien technosignatures may be hiding in our solar system.
Scientists found something weird in the inner solar system; a pair of dark red rocks seemingly covered in complex organic material.
New data indicates that Ceres may be an ocean world, and other recent discoveries suggests that water may be common in our solar system.