During pre-launch checks on Wednesday the launch was scrapped due to un-favorable upper-level winds. The back-up launch moved to 10:30pm ET Thursday. SpaceX launches 60 Starlink satellites from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. SpaceX’s Starlink is a next-generation satellite network capable of connecting the globe, especially reaching those […]

What do you get when you cross racing cars and warships? Combat lasers, apparently! Dragonfire, the Royal Navy’s chosen Laser Directed Energy Weapon (LDEW) system, has been proposed for the next generation of defensive systems aboard warships (and, most likely, eventually for civilian ships as an anti-piracy measure), to defeat not only incoming anti-ship missiles, […]

Alex White has created an immersive piece of music to accompany chapter 7 of his Alien novel, The Cold Forge. This composition encapsulates the impending danger and urgency of the situation Blue and Marcus finds themselves in, with the help of Dick who endeavours to distract Blue from the task at hand enough to not […]

Dane Hallett has been dropping teasers for a rumoured announcement, by sharing posters created in celebration of Alien’s 40th Anniversary. Now Titan Books has announced through Bloody Disgusting a new art book featuring art from 40 different artists to celebrate as well. “Alien: 40 Years, 40 Artists” is an artistic tribute to the sci-fi horror masterpiece Alien. […]

Alien: Harvest puts us right into the thick of things from its opening shot. Four crew members walk cautiously down a ship’s corridors, a lone motion tracker at the ready. One of the four is pregnant with a child, only adding to the urgency of the scene. The four move about the ship in an […]

Alien: Alone is a sort of “Captain’s Log” short, which is mostly narrated by the ship’s lone occupant, Hope, who has been isolated on the crumbling vessel for an entire year. She spends her days drawing pictures, counting the metal workings in the corridors, and other monotonous tasks. However, there remains one area on the […]

A bit late to the post party but I wanted to clarify some information before going ahead, I asked Dr Brad Tucker some questions in regards to the information I have been reading about the Black Hole Photograph. There’s been a bit of lazy journalism in the articles I have read, so I wanted to […]

This is probably one of the most coveted items on the 40 YEARS OF ALIEN SWEEPSTAKES, I have been struggling to get these for YEARS! And I absolutely love the androids of the Alien universe, so getting Bishop stompers would be a dream come true! But $175 USD is too much for my wallet to […]