Science Fiction Ideas Archive

Alien Profile: The Martians

The Martians were a humanoid species with many skin colors, they had spots, facial tendrils, and

Alien Profile: The Inbis

When a host is successfully parasitized by the Inbis, the organism may take on one of

Alien Profile: The X’a

The X'a are an advanced hexapedal insectile species native to the planet of Tau Ceti e...

Alien Profile: Goesi

“Two-legged, long-tailed frog” is a common comparison. Short, round and pudgy body, with a pair of

Alien Profile: The Kwo

Kwo start mating by fighting each other, the loser of the fight being the one who

Alien Profile: The Dishathi

The Dishathi are a reptilian alien species with a homeothermic metabolism and avian features...

Alien Profile: The Astrins

Unusually there are three genders. One acts as a male, fertilising an egg inside the female.

Alien Profile: Khhu-Sh-Ck

Khhu-Sh-Ck society is based largely on the concept of individual freedom. Khhu-Sh-Ck regard the freedom to

Alien Profile: The Surds

An Alien August competition entry by Eric Southard.

Alien Profile: The Monoliths

The Monoliths are a substrate of temporo-organic quantum foam that extend their presences physically through at

Alien Profile: The Tulira

The Tulira are a sapient race that resemble the dryads of Earth folklore. They have characteristics

Alien Profile: Ambulaflora

They stand one meter in height and superficially resemble stunted palm trees with green trunks...

Alien Profile: The Boloth

Boloths are bi sexual with no distinct differences between females or males and outside of courting

Alien Profile: Tak Mal

The following article was written by Vincente Tellez as an entry to the Alien August competition. Biology

Alien Profile: Appa’Corr

An entry to the Alien August competition by Christian Liberman.

Alien Profile: Claegulfo

The Claegulfo are amphibian-like creatures that resemble what you might get if you crossed a salamander

Alien Profile: The Mindswarm

A Mindswarm is not a single entity, but a vast collection of individuals that can act

Alien Profile: The Bani

The species Banivorosi Calvor hail from the harsh terrestrial planet of Banivo Prime...

Alien Profile: The Grilsh

An Alien August competition entry by Hannah Jenkins.

LYCON – An Alien Species Concept by Ben Mauro

A stunning alien concept by artist Ben Mauro.