A new infographic from Space.com details some of the highlights in our quest to know whether we're alone in the universe.
Another mind-bending discussion with Steve Guttenberg finds the guys discussing the existence of alien life and 20th century nostalgia. But first, Steve fake-pitches an idea for a new TV series to Russ and Jeff.
Strange signals picked up by the radio telescope pointed towards the stars in Parkes, Australia have a rather more mundane origin.
Among eight new Kepler planets found are the two most Earth-like to date, with possible conditions for the propagation of life.
A meteorite from Mars that landed on Earth in 2011 contains a carbon compound that is biological in origin.
There's something around the star KIC 8462852 that seems so unnatural it's driven serious scientists to search for alien signals coming from the system.
Technically Incorrect: In a conversation with Neil DeGrasse Tyson, the Moscow-based NSA whistleblower offers his views on interplanetary communication. He fears their communication may be encrypted, so we're missing it.
An album full of dogs, weather and human noises meant for the listening enjoyment of extraterrestrials is now available in its entirely for online streaming.
An alien, a dragon and an oversize goose make cameo appearances in Canadian politician Wyatt Scott's political ad, the nuttiest of the year.
The first teaser for the new "X-Files" reboot offers a quick glimpse at the reboot along with some nostalgia and the assertion that "the truth is in there."