Etymology
xeno- +‎ morphology

Pronunciation
IPA(key): /zɛnəmɔɹˈfɑlədʒi/
Hyphenation: xe‧no‧mor‧phol‧ogy
Noun
xenomorphology (uncountable)

(science fiction, rare) science of extraterrestrial biological structures

Battery theory is a theory for xenomorph metabolism. In the films and most canon material outside the cinema, we rarely see xenomorph’s consume humans as food sources, do nor do we see them drink water. They also defy a particular rule for being an organism in the traditional sense in that they do not seem […]

CASE FILE ADVENT // COVENANT TRANSMISSION LOGS d.21 B88Q XENOMORPHIC ENTITY. SPECIAL ORDER 931. ADVANCED WEAPONS RESEARCH. David: If you do this, there will be no turning back, my creatures shall be set loose, to rule this galaxy. This last transmission is a sign that this is the progression towards Special Order 937

CASE FILE ADVENT // COVENANT TRANSMISSION LOGS d.5 E240F SURGICAL INVESTIGATION SPECIAL ORDER 754 EXPERIMENTAL TRIALS. Outpost Coordinate Relay Signal boost Gliese 581g.02/delay modification Origin: Covenant Colonization Vessel RA 3h 17m 8.0s | Dec -62° 37′ 41.1″ Bounce Trajectory Amplification Source KG-348 >>>HD 10180 designate HEX-5 >>>Nu Octantis designate X-1, LV-138 >>>Plutonian Outpost H-3 Processed: Suborbital Research Platform J Secured: WY–Kyoto Weyland-Yutani: Go ahead […]

The Face-hugger, Manumala noxhydria Etymology Manu = hand, in Latin | Mala = Bad or jawbone, from malum = evil or wrongdoing Nox = night, in Latin. NOx is also short for Nitric Oxide, an important gaseous signalling molecule and a bi-product in almost all organisms. | Hydria = A type of Greek/Roman water jug […]

Image: Bacteriaphage, acts like the plagiarus praepotens because of the way it takes the DNA from the host to reproduce. Chemical A0-3959X.91 – 15, Plagiarus Praepotens Etymology Plagiarus= thief, in Latin | Praepotens= prae- +‎ potēns = before mighty, in latin Plagiarus = from Latin plagiarius “kidnapper, seducer, plunderer, one who kidnaps the child or slave of […]

Thanks to Accerino who shared thoughts on this subject with muthur on LV426 Discord Description Efilism is the philosophical idea that life is inherently bad. It’s life spelled backwards.The belief is that creating sentience comes with pleasure (which could never have been asked for before existing) at the cost of suffering to some degree.Since it’s […]

  PITCHER PLANT   Fig. A (plan view) Local pitcher plants proved useful in the collection of many small animals and insects to the point where often it became preferable to other methods. They are fairly aggressive and use the natural rainwater to catalyse an enzyme genetically similar to the ammonite mucus mentioned previously. This […]