How to use Aliens in a sentence
In my dream … the aliens … took me … to a planet ruled by spiders!
A residence of five years in the country was required before aliens could become naturalized.
I imagine if there are aliens, they've been discreet for a reason.
A special levy on the class of resident aliens (µEToiKtov), probably paralleled by a duty on slaves, was in force.
Josephus might have added that they were disposed to treat aliens as they should have treated their friends.Advertisement
How did you tell your best friend that aliens were real and oh, by the way, I married one and am taking you with me to his planet, for your own good?
The privilege of owning mines in Korea was extended to aliens under the Mining Regulations of 1906.
The immigration of Jews from Russia was mainly responsible for the ineffective yet oppressive Aliens Act of 1905.
The efficacy of this legislation is in its administration, the language in which coloured aliens are usually tested being European.
Here, in the midst of a region which had been held by aliens, he fortified the " city of David " and garrisoned it with his men.Advertisement
Here he had to deal with the dangers arising from the increasing hordes of undesirable aliens who poured into the East End of London.
Sir Alfred Milner reached the Cape in May 1897, and after the difficulties with President Kruger over the Aliens' Law had been patched up he was free by August to make himself personally acquainted with the country and peoples before deciding on the lines of policy to be adopted.
Soon after the death of Demosthenes in 322, resenting the Macedonian influence then dominant at Athens, Xenocrates declined the citizenship offered to him at the instance of Phocion, and, being unable to pay the tax levied upon resident aliens, was, it is said, sold, or on the point of being sold, into slavery.
Neither aliens nor coloured British subjects can exercise the franchise.
The Aliens Expulsion After and Aliens Immigration Laws, as well as the new Press Law, were passed in the latter part of 1896.Advertisement
In 1820 a sixth age class was introduced for free white males, an age classification of four periods was applied to the free coloured and the slaves of each sex, and the number of aliens and of persons engaged in agriculture, in manufactures and in commerce was called for.
An Immigrants Exclusion Act voted by the general assembly in 1896 did not receive the royal assent; but, by arrangement with the colonial office, another measure, giving power to impose a reading test on aliens landing in the colony, became law in 1899.
In 1231 Henry lent an ear to those who asserted that the justiciar had secretly encouraged armed attacks upon the aliens to whom the pope had given English benefices.
Mexican citizenship includes all persons born of Mexican parents, all naturalized aliens, and all foreigners owning real estate in the republic or having children by Mexican mothers unless formal declaration is made of an intention to retain the citizenship of another country.
Nine states allow voting rights to aliens who have declared their intention to become citizens, and in some they can as taxpayers vote on financial matters submitted to a special vote.Advertisement
The population in 1900 was 282,071, including 43,274 Jews, and 53,056 aliens, mostly Austro-Hungarian subjects.
It was the domicile of about 4,000,000 unnaturalized citizens of the Central Powers - " enemy aliens," to use an old and misleading phrase that was revived.
The aliens are green, with a round head, three eyes, no nose, pointed ears and an antenna.
The United States does not tax non-resident aliens for any interest income or dividend income derived from the United States.
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There are no photographs of these " enemy aliens " .
Hundreds of case studies on the effect of introduced aliens on island biotas exist.
This would allow uncanny coincidences like this to occur, and perhaps give a reason for the aliens ' visitations.
The movie's aliens were able to induce meteorological convulsions on Earth to warn everyone of their power.
This year's Hollywood hit film, Signs, stars Mel Gibson as a farmer who discovers crop circles apparently being created by aliens.Advertisement
The aliens showed a hologram, which they claimed was the actual crucifixion of Christ.
Lucifer and the renegade angels fall into hell, but hell was already inhabited by demons, mutants and aliens.
The aliens were delighted as new life was created from their evil doings.
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On this basis, the anomalies described by Pye become explicable without invoking aliens from outer space.Advertisement
I ran after those awful aliens I threw my boot but then I heard a hoot.
Instead of the aliens listed above, choose plants such as spiked water milfoil, rigid hornwort and water starwort as oxygenating plants.
In these cases, Sims uses hypnosis to see through the " screen memory " left by aliens.
Look at the crap we get fed about aliens and such ilk from Hollywood!
Other Foreign Office records relating to enemy aliens interned by the British are in FO 916.Advertisement
Were estimated using the number of McClellan mated using the number of McClellan m and k month undocumented aliens.
The pueblo contains magnetite, which makes it safe against the aliens.
Those who suffer the ministrations of aliens apparently feel helpless at the aliens ' approach.
These trees are referred to as non native, or aliens.
They then opined that aliens would more likely be based on exotic physiologies than on the frequent human and humanoid forms.Advertisement
A minor drawback was that some of the aliens looked a little too much like foam rubber ' Muppets ' .
If you like epic sci-fi with aliens, big concepts and bigger weapons, then you'll like both of these books.
The plot is fairly simplistic -- Good guys against aliens.
Meanwhile, wise aliens offer Vine the chance to become an immortal galactic supreme being.
This ruthlessness towards their own citizens, who were arraigned before military courts in trials for high treason, stood in curious contrast to the considerate treatment of " enemy aliens," who were comparatively little molested.Advertisement
In five generations the viking settlers of Normandy had not only completely forgotten their old Scandinavian tongue, but had come to look upon those who spoke the kindred English idiom not only as aliens but as inferiors.
For the next fifty years he kept himself busy running rampage through city streets and battling a stream of over-sized mutants and aliens.
A minor drawback was that some of the aliens looked a little too much like foam rubber ' Muppets '.
Fun space cadet theme chest of drawers inscribed with " Rockets ", " Aliens " and " Lasers ".
The symbolic aliens are frequently replaced by a savage authoritarian regime trampling on freedom.
Zap the shuffling aliens, dodging their laser missiles, using the bases for cover to achieve the highest score.
His favorite part of the video game was when he could blow the space aliens to oblivion.
The games range from typing words to defeat aliens to typing words to destroy meteors that are falling to Earth.
You can play Tetrishoot, in which you drop the Tetris blocks on green aliens and kill them.
Some sites have animals like dogs and cats, but others may have aliens or specially-created pets that need different care.
Family Fun has stickers with kid-friendly themes like aliens, circus animals, and holidays.
Aliens, star trek, the Hoover Dam, tigers, and any of the hundreds of other Vegas attractions could make wonderful themed party favors.
Tack and Richardson demonstrate step-by-step instructions for decorating cupcakes with pumpkins, aliens, werewolves, and other Halloween themes.
Two months later, Abdul jokingly told David Letterman on his talk show that her "erratic behavior" was because she had been "abducted by aliens."
While he has acted in other genres as well, it's the world of aliens and outer space that made him a star.
This film was based on an alien invasion in which the aliens presented themselves as friendly, but of course had ulterior motives.
Reese Witherspoon - She not only appears as one of Hollywood's top leading actresses, but also lent her voice to the animated film Monsters vs. Aliens.
You will be able to find lenses for any costume from cats to vampires to even aliens.
Either way, you can still fight aliens if you're tired of the alien fighting in Doom or Halo.
It is not a traditional army game, because the enemy across the field is not another nation, but aliens from another planet altogether.
Fortunately, the aliens discover a clever way of getting rid of the garbage -- lining them up in colored groups of three.
You don't jump on turtle shells like Mario or frag aliens like Halo 3's Master Chief.
You fight off boarding aliens as you try to stay alive.
Since then, fragging aliens (and your friends) has never been the same.If you're having trouble killing the Covenant Hunters, you may want to look for an orange spot on the back of their neck or back.
Set in a large city, it is filled with villains, aliens and monsters.
I didn't really need the auto-aiming feature because it distracted me from finding the aliens.
It takes place in a conflict-filled future where Earth is fighting hostile aliens called the Convenent.
But be prepared to fight the same kind of aliens with only a few exceptions.
With any of the aliens, use the needler to get 10 combination kills in a row.
Consumers loved to become addicted to shooting aliens and the 2600 outsold any other system currently out.
But gradually, video games with their blaring audio and costumed aliens burst from the booths in the Las Vegas Convention Center and...
Contra - One of the defining side-scrolling shooter series in early video game history, Contra featured fast action and a plethora of weapons to dispose of invading aliens.
Recently there has been an upsurge of dangerous aliens landing on Earth with evil intentions.
All the aliens have different weapons that fire in different directions and speeds.
You get to see all kinds of weird aliens in this game, along with the "worm guys" from the Men in Black movies.
This can be frustrating, especially when a dozen of aliens are firing at you!
Almost every gamer would rather spend a year being probed by aliens than have to contact Sony support for even the gravest of reasons.
Stop the mysterious Dark Aliens who threaten the planet.
You are on a mission to destroy all the aliens and the mothership that are invading the secret military base.
You didn't have control over where you went, since you were sitting in a vehicle that was in motion and took you to the places where you needed to eliminate the aliens.
Aliens are very aggressive and your weapons are very high tech.
If you're successful, it's the aliens turn again, and so on and so on until you beat them and your View Rating goes up (Ulala will start to glow once you hit 95%).
Hunt aliens, walk down corridors, and spout pitiful one-liners to the background of ultra non-hip guitar rock.
Hopefully aliens will attack one day and challenge me to a game of Wario's Woods.
Some of them will control cartoon-characters playing tennis, while others will bring death upon scores of invading aliens.
And if along the way they were also creating a global drug cartel or developing Roman civilizations or blowing up aliens, well, that's just what makes Palm such a feature-rich product.
During World War I the number of immigrants decreased, leaving facilities available to detain suspected enemy aliens from 1918 to 1919 . Ellis Island resumed processing immigrants in 1920.
Shaya's Origami Gallery showcases a very lifelike collection of paper animals, including dragons, dinosaurs, and aliens.
You can either make traditional paper dolls or get creative by making a chain of aliens, monsters, or other creatures.
Never Mind is a movie that takes the girls on a PG-13 adventure fighting terrorists, aliens and more.
The Toy Story aliens are among some of the most memorable characters from this popular Pixar franchise.
Since the first Toy Story was released, the aliens have moved from the claw to the shelves of toy stores.
From their cute three-eyed faces to their squeaks, the aliens have inspired multiple toys that bear their likeness.
Kids aren't the only ones who love the aliens from Toy Story.
This specially-themed Barbie Loves the Aliens doll wears an Little Green Men-printed shirt and includes a clip with a small plastic version of the character.
The Toy Story Alien Figure 2-pack of aliens comes with two plastic alien figurines.
One of the aliens features a patch over one of its three eyes.
I lay awake for hours until I finally dozed, dreaming of space ships and aliens with toupees.
Other than being on a spaceship with aliens and super-tarantulas?
Before coming, however, to the history of federation, and the evolution of the Labour party, we must refer briefly to some other questions which have been of general interest very soon after the gold discoveries, the European miners objecting strongly to the presence of these aliens upon the diggings.
Garrod in 1876 and 1877 who finally divested the Family of these aliens, but until examples of some of the other genera have been anatomically examined it may not be safe to say that they all belong to the Pteroptochidae.
As late as the accession of Assur-bani-pal and Samas-sum-yukin we find the Babylonians appealing to their city laws that groups of aliens to the number of twenty at a time were free to enter the city, that foreign women once married to Babylonian husbands could not be enslaved and that not even a dog that entered the city could be put to death untried.
Every city had a large number of resident aliens.
The Code recognizes complete private ownership in land, but apparently extends the right to hold land to votaries, merchants (and resident aliens?).
Towards the close of the 13th century the Egyptian king Merneptah (Mineptah) records a successful campaign in Palestine, and alludes to the defeat of Canaan, Ascalon, Gezer, Yenuam (in Lebanon) and (the people or tribe) Israel.3 Bodies of aliens from the Levantine coast had previously threatened Egypt and Syria, and at the beginning of the 12th century they formed a coalition on land and sea which taxed all the resources of Rameses III.
In Egypt, moreover, in Babylon and in Persia individual Jews had responded to the influences of their environment and won the respect of the aliens whom they despised.
In Rumania, despite the Berlin Treaty, the Jews are treated as aliens, and but a small number have been naturalized.
If the name is rightly interpreted as meaning "aliens," they would seem to have driven out the original inhabitants.
At the moment when this doctrine had come to be generally accepted by the thinking part of the nation, the Jews found themselves dispersed among foreign communities, and from that time were a subject people environed by aliens, Babylonian, Persian and Greek.
During 1901, 27,070 aliens (excluding sailors) arrived at the port, and in 1902, 33,060.
The English legislature in 1905 passed an act to prevent the landing of undesirable aliens, and the number refused admission in 1906 was 493.
His reading in Livy taught him to admire the Roman system of employing armies raised from the body of the citizens; and Cesare Borgia's method of gradually substituting the troops of his own duchy for aliens and mercenaries showed him that this plan might be adopted with success by the Italians.
The number of aliens, of the deaf and dumb and the blind were also gathered.
Aliens are granted the civil rights enjoyed by Mexicans, but the government reserves the right to expel those guilty of pernicious conduct.
In January 1793 he was appointed by Dundas to an office created to direct the execution of the Aliens Act; and in the discharge of his delicate duties he manifested such ability that in 1795 he was appointed under-secretary at war.
No Chinese labourer is allowed to enter any other Territory of the Union from Hawaii; and the act of Congress of the 26th of February 1885, " to prohibit the importation and migration of foreigners and aliens under contract or agreement to perform labour in the United States, its Territories and the District of Columbia," and the amending and supplementary acts, are extended to it.
Though the Scottish Churches Bill, the Unemployed Bill and the Aliens Bill were passed, a complete fiasco occurred over the redistribution proposals, which pleased nobody and had to be withdrawn owing to a blunder as to procedure; and though on the 17th of July a meeting of the party at the foreign office resulted in verbal assurances of loyalty, only two days later the government was caught in a minority of four on the estimates for the Irish Land Commission.
One of their earliest measures was an attack upon the resident aliens, who were represented as disaffected to the new government.
There are also provisions applicable within one year after the alien has entered the United Kingdom in the case of pauper aliens.
Under the old Internment Statute of 1789, the Attorney-General was authorized by the President to intern dangerous enemy aliens and by an Act of Congress the Alien Property Custodian assumed charge of enemy aliens' property.
The Peloponnesian War, too, not only added a deeper interest to ordinary questions of policy, but also caused the relations of dissentient parties, of allied and belligerent states, of citizens and aliens, of bond and free, of Greeks and barbarians, to be eagerly debated in the light of present experience.
The qualifications for suffrage include one year's residence in the state, six months in the county, and one month in the voting district, next before election; idiots, insane persons, convicts, Indians not taxed, minors and women are disqualified; aliens who have declared their intention to become citizens of the United States vote on the same terms as actual citizens.
This jurisdiction is undoubtedly extensive, comprising among others, power to legislate concerning trade and industry, criminal law, taxation, quarantine, marriage and divorce, weights and measures, legal tender, copyrights and patents, and naturalization and aliens.
From the beginning, however, he treated the Italians, as indeed was only natural, less as rebellious subjects than as conquered aliens; and it must be admitted that in regard to them the only effective portion of his procedure was, not his energetic measures of repression nor his brilliant victories, but, after the battle of Legnano, his quiet and cheerful acceptance of the inevitable, and the consequent complete change in his policy, by which if he did not obtain the great object of his ambition, he at least did much to render innoxious for the Empire his previous mistakes.
The administrator of public safety is specially charged with the administration of the law in regard to aliens, and this law is applied to persons stirring up sedition.
By a law of 1882 aliens could be naturalized and enfranchised after a residence in the country of five years, but between 1890 and 1894 the franchise laws were so altered as to render it practically impossible for any foreigner to become a burgher.
The writ is freely resorted to in Canada, and in 1905, 1906, two appeals came to the privy council from the dominion, one with reference to an extradition case, the other with respect to the right to expel aliens.
Joinville is a better warrior than Louis, but, while the former frankly prays for his own safety, the latter only thinks of his army's when they have escaped from the hands of the aliens.
In contrast with the mutual friendliness and loyalty of the Pharisees, their behaviour towards one another is lacking in courtesy, and when they mix with their fellow-countrymen, they are as offhanded as if their fellows were aliens."
The tenor of his speeches was always to encourage Ministers in vigorous action - on such questions, for instance, as the mobilization of industry, the treatment of aliens and the provision of munitions.
By the treaty of Berlin, in 1878, the Russians rewarded their Rumanian allies with this land of mountains, fens and barren steppes, peopled by Turks, Bulgarians, Tatars, Jews and other aliens; while, to add to the indignation of Rumania, they annexed instead the fertile country of Bessarabia, largely inhabited by Rumans.
Af ter 1880, however, the steady decrease of aliens, and the development of the Black Sea ports, rendered the Dobrudja a source of prosperity to Rumania.
By 1080 the English Church was officered entirely by aliens.
All aliens were to be expelled from the realm, and even the kings household was to be reformed by his self-constituted guardians.
De Montfort answered by raising an army, arresting prothinent aliens, and seizing the lands which the king had given them.
In my dream â€¦ the aliens â€¦ took me â€¦ to a planet ruled by spiders!
Their planet had been a barbarian planet, until the Five Galaxies zone, in which Qatwal sat in the middle, was discovered by a master race of super-genius aliens Evelyn referred to as the Brains.
The aura there where real aliens actually roamed among us, well...it just took my breath away!
They disintegrate asteroids and aliens alike and are particularly renowned for their pin-point accuracy even over extraordinary distances.
It demands a great deal from the player but gives good value and is a refreshing change from zapping aliens.
Mysterious invading aliens who want to conquer our corner of the galaxy, present.
Playing games is not only the preserve of the younger generation, with seven per cent of the sample tackling tombs and blasting aliens!
Max doesn't believe he was abducted by aliens, I believe he was.
Month undocumented aliens the risk of the needs of.
Once again, the Earth needs your help against the hostile Covenant aliens.
Help the aliens be chosen by the almighty Claw with the Mega Action Claw Grab Alien.
It comes with a claw that is activated with a pull-string to actually pick up the aliens.
The Big Bucket O' Little Green Men comes with 25 of the aliens and a play rocket ship.
It also speaks, telling you some of the aliens' most memorable quotes from the movie.
It comes with multiple figures from the movie, including two aliens and a functioning claw.
The Bop the Alien portable game features six aliens that light up.
Kids can take on the role of the aliens and "save" the other characters.
It is a 150-piece puzzle that comes in an alien-shaped tin and features aliens, Buzz Lightyear, Rex and Hamm.
The aliens are plastic squeeze toys that make their first appearance in the original Toy Story as the prizes in a claw game at Pizza Planet.
The Toy Story aliens are sometimes referred to as LGMs, standing for "Little Green Men."
However, in the spin-off television show Buzz Lightyear of Star Command, the Toy Story aliens are an actual alien race.
Your children will have fun trying to recreate the aliens' unique voices as they seek to be chosen by the infamous Claw.
Over that time some of the original toys have been sold in yard sales, but Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head, Jessie and Bullseye, Rex, Slinky, the Army Men, Hamm and the aliens are still together.
The Toy Story remote control car is an accurate rendition of the Toy Story car that was test driven by aliens in Toy Story 3.
The characters are attached to 1 of 6 themes so you can have the classic characters one game, animals the next and even aliens!
Slogans such as aliens saying "We steer clear of the milky way!" adds a humorous touch to a serious concern.
For example, Aliens 3's script was rejected five times before the final draft was accepted.
The film Independence Day is a sci-fi action thriller in which Earth is invaded by otherworldly aliens, and the humans must fight to survive the aliens' plans to destroy their home planet.
James Cameron, who directed Avatar along with films like Titanic and Aliens, brilliantly transports Avatar audiences to the alien planet of Pandora with the use of stunning special effects.
In this movie about nine alien teenagers, the home planet of the aliens is taken over.
Of course, strange aliens have a funny way of doing that.
Children must be US citizens or eligible aliens.
Want aliens all over your bowling shoes?
Mistaken for aliens, the characters were later revealed to be human beings with genetically engineered DNA.
Their half-naked status, ethereal attitudes and superior intellect led to the mistaken conclusion that they were aliens.
After their brief stint as "aliens", Cassie and Rex came to believe that they were the children of Tony DiMera (Thaao Penghlis) and Marlena Evans (Deidre Hall).
In addition, you'll find fairy tattoos, Chinese symbols, armbands, dragons, aliens, and more.
Some claim that the government is housing aliens at the site; others say it's a test site for alien spacecraft.
In this rather funny game, you must drive your car through a driving course where there are numerous obstacles, including raccoons, old folks crossing the road, and even aliens and a spaceship.
This plan is available to low-income United States citizens and resident aliens and their children.
Hang small toy UFOs from the ceiling; invest in a few inflatable aliens to place around the room.
What would it mean to our culture and beliefs. if we were a seeded population, left eons ago by aliens?
His aliens were vintage Giger, creepy slime-covered behemoths with redundant and inventive appendages and bio-based architecture.
In 1982, director Steven Speilberg released ET, The Extra-Terrestrial, a movie in which the visiting aliens have more to fear from humans than the humans do from the aliens.
Running counter to the evil alien theme, the film introduced aliens as gentle co-inhabitants who only want to get along.
At the end of the mini-series, viewers learned that the 4400 were not abducted by aliens after all.
He later learns these aliens live inside the wormhole and have little understanding for linear, corporeal existence.
Upon returning to the alpha quadrant, Sisko learns that the Bajorans worship the aliens inside the wormhole, calling them the ancient Prophets.
Because Sisko is regularly contacted by these aliens, he is unwillingly given the title of Emissary, a religious figurehead position he uncomfortably accepts.As the seasons progress, more information about the gamma quadrant is learned.
It was reviled because it was thought that Lucas was beginning to 'sell out' to the commercialization of his empire, with the creation of the lovable aliens, the Ewoks, who resembled feral teddy bears, living in a stone age culture.
The plot involves mysterious aliens who infiltrate the Enterprise and hijack ... well, Spock's brain.
Where Alien was creepy-crawly tension and jump-out-at-you boo's, Aliens veers into action-adventure with the 'eighties-style hoo-rah Marines.
She has survived by creeping through access tunnels too small for the monstrous aliens to follow her, and it is from her that they learn what happened.
He also has encyclopedic informations on cultural mores across the galaxy - just the droid you would want at your side to keep you from committing the odd destruction-of-your-race faux pas when dealing with aliens.
But no, they're telling the truth, they really are aliens from another planet.
It was a common theme in movies of the time that wherever they come from, aliens, monsters, and other creatures all lust after human females, preferably blonde ones.
Never mind that to aliens from Mars, Earth women must be as sexually attractive as sea slugs, "Mars Needs Women".
If aliens open a convenient wormhole from Prime to Zed, there had better be a pretty good reason for them to do so.
In the beginning, there were the BEMs, as SciFi Lit's first aliens, the Bug-Eyed Monsters from Outer Space became to be affectionately called.
If aliens were encountered, they were grotesque and probably malign.
Aliens were unknowable BEMs well into science fiction's Golden Age.
Thus aliens become not unknowable, but simply foreign, and a human can come to know and understand them just as a European traveller of the eighteenth century could come to understand the native American tribes he travelled with.
Aliens on television come in all shapes, sizes and colors.
While aliens in movies in the early days were often used as symbols of implacable enemies or threats, in the early days of television, they were almost universally employed at comic relief.
The Star Trek franchise pioneered the use of aliens as continuing dramatic characters, with Mr. Spock in the original series.
Aliens as dramatic characters are so expected a part of television science fiction now that if you were producing a series without them, you'd better have a very good plot-driven reason.
These aliens are semi-permeable, almost gaseous beings, and have three genders required for reproduction.
From the author who never featured aliens in his novels until this point, the Grand Old Man jumps into the alien inventing market with a vengence.
When Aliens was released, it was widely touted as a 'horror' flic.
Yes, Aliens is a two-fer, a genuine cross-genre classic of science fiction and horror.
Many crew members were forced to fight and kill each other for the aliens' amusement.
First-person shooter game where the crew of the Voyager is abducted by aliens and taken to a mysterious planet.
Giger is perhaps best known as the visual genius behind the look of the movie Alien and its sequel, Aliens.
But considering the amount of inroads Captain Kirk used to make in those chance-met aliens, some of the issue was surely also the 20th Century double-standard.
Close Encounters is one of the first films to deal with benign alien visitors; earlier sci-fi depictions of aliens are as frightening invaders.
Spielberg's aliens in Close Encounters are of an archetype now known as 'greys'.
These are the most often 'encounters' by people who claim to have been in contact with aliens.
This has become almost a stereotypical view of what aliens should look like.
Confounding literal-minded androids and foiling omnipotent aliens is all in a day's work for the resourceful Captain.
Niven populates his universe with some of the most inventive aliens in modern sci-fi.
The Kzin are large cat-like aliens, who periodically launch yet another war against mankind, who they consider their natural enemies.
Moving from vampires to aliens, she turns the trope of "aliens among us" into interesting scifi through her skill at bringing the characters to life and making the reader care.
The alien worlds of the Star Wars universe wouldn't be complete without the aliens and plenty of robots too.
While all this is going on, Lana witnesses two Kryptonian aliens disembark from a spaceship found among the remnants of a meteor shower.
I mean, science fiction has had starships, warp drive, AIs, aliens of every description, yadda yadda yadda, but here we are in 2009 and we still don't have HAL-9000 or anything like it.
From the Federation ships, which there are over 100 different types, to the Romulans and Vulcans, you can see how the humans and aliens differ over weapon placement, hull structure and engine types.
Along with non-humanoid aliens, the series introduced the 12 colonies including Caprica.
As the entire Star Trek franchise has progressed, many more aliens have shown up in the space once dominated by humans.
People do dress up as Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia and assorted aliens for the day, but they do this at Star Wars conventions and other events, too.
The appeal of the original SG-1 remained the team stories about Daniel, Jack, Samantha Carter and Teal'c as well as the numerous beings, aliens and allies they made throughout their ten-year journey.
In the television mini-series V, the aliens' arrival heralded a new age of mankind with many eager to embrace the human form of the Visitors.