The Aliens wiki last edited by Darkside_of_the_Sun on 05/18/14 05:48AM View full history

An Alien by definition is any object or being that is in another place to where it was created or born. Often the term Alien is applied to any race of beings from another planet arriving on earth or a planet colonized by Human-beings (even the local inhabitants of that planet maybe referred to as aliens by the humans even though strictly by definition the human are the aliens.).

Aliens may be benign or aggressive and are a popular protagonist in modern science fiction and culture in general.

Alien can also refer to the other-worldly i.e. things that do not resemble the normal and recognizable.

Popular concepts around aliens are:

  • Aliens living amongst humans
  • Alien Invasion of human colonies and earth itself
  • War between alien races and gog
  • Discovery or gifting of alien technology
  • Exploration of extinct races
  • Examination of alien knowledge for understanding and betterment of mankind
  • Abduction by aliens and/or experimentation on humans
  • Survival where a single being or small group battle to survive in an alien environment

Some of the most famous alien races are listed below.:

[Key: "Species" - "Notable members of that race"]

List of Alien Species

Alien vs Predator

DC Comics

Dragonball

Dynamite

Halo

Marvel

Mass Effect

Star Trek

Transformers

Valiant

Wildstorm

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