Alien August Archive
Winner of the Alien August Competition
The Alien August competition is over, and the winner has been announced.
SciFi Ideas Podcast Episode#11 (Alien August Special)
David and Mark discuss their favourite entries to the Alien August competition 2015.
Featured Story: They Returned
A story based on a recent "starting point". Written by Vanessa Ravencroft.
Starting Point: Distress Call
The Volkosian raised a gloved hand and knocked hard against the glass. "I make call," he
Alien Profile: The Martians
The Martians were a humanoid species with many skin colors, they had spots, facial tendrils, and
When a host is successfully parasitized by the Inbis, the organism may take on one of
The X'a are an advanced hexapedal insectile species native to the planet of Tau Ceti e...
“Two-legged, long-tailed frog” is a common comparison. Short, round and pudgy body, with a pair of
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...
Sciency Words: Panspermia
According to panspermia, life - in the form of bacterial spores, tardigrades, or whatever - spreads
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
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
Sciency Words: Extremophiles
In the mid-1960’s, a field biologist by the name of Thomas Brock was conducting research in
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...
How To Create An Alien Species In 3 Stages
It’s Alien August here at SciFiIdeas.com, and an autographed copy of my novel The Deep Link
Alien Profile: The Boloth
Boloths are bi sexual with no distinct differences between females or males and outside of courting