aliens Archive

Alien Profile: Oceonis

The Oceonis have constructed magnificent underwater cities, which are the envy of hundreds of alien civilizations

Inter-species Commerce in Science Fiction

As an avid science fiction fan, and a fledgling science fiction novelist, one thing that has

SciFi Ideas Podcast Episode#11 (Alien August Special)

David and Mark discuss their favourite entries to the Alien August competition 2015.

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...

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

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.

Alien Profile: Hotzies

These large pizza pies “graze” the surface for metal molecules and long chain molecules.

Creature Concept: Erebusian Nightstalker

The Erebusian Nightstalker is an apex predator from the planet Erebus.

Alien Profile: The Heliid

The Heliid are a noble-gas based race...