extraterrestrial life

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extraterrestrial life

(eks-tră-tĕ-ress -tree-ăl) See exobiology; SETI.
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He tried to convince himself that Tarzan was mistaken, and when he conjured upon the screen of recollection the face of the girl behind him, he was doubly reassured that those lines of sweet femininity and character, those clear and honest eyes, could not belong to one of the hated alien race.
The dogs about the plaza were as thick as fleas, and those I approached closely evinced a strong desire to devour me, their noses evidently apprising them of the fact that I was of an alien race, since they paid no attention whatever to my companion.
For nine years Burke, Sheridan, and Fox conducted the prosecution, vying with one another in brilliant speeches, and Burke especially distinguished himself by the warmth of sympathetic imagination with which he impressed on his audiences the situation and sufferings of a far-distant and alien race. The House of Lords ultimately acquitted Hastings, but at the bar of public opinion Burke had brought about the condemnation and reform, for which the time was now ripe, of the system which Hastings had represented.
He said he had always hated to war with other Mezops when there were so many alien races to fight against.
You are a member of an alien race. You and several other members of your race have been selected as the governing body of a new planetary settlement.
Star Trek: Insurrection (PG) Latest NextGen big screen outing and, as usual with odd-numbered Trek movies, something of a dud as Picard leads his crew in rebellion against the Federation in order to protect an alien race who have discovered the secret of immortality.
His triumphs were especially sweet in the face of Hitler's decrying of African-Americans as the "alien race." Owens, 23, won the 100- and 200-meter dashes, the running broad jump, and was a member of the winning 400-meter relay team.
FRIDAY CAPTAIN MARVEL Marvel Studios' instant classic stars Brie Larson as a fighter pilot who is turned into the world's most powerful superhero by a warlike alien race.
Captain Ed Mercer's previous mission that involved this alien race did not go well for the latter.
Larson portrays the character of Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel, a US Air Force pilot whose DNA is fused with that of an alien race during an accident, which imbues her with the powers of superhuman strength, energy projection, and flight.
It is inspired by the soldier helmet of the Kree, the alien race of the first Captain Marvel, a secret agent named Mar-Vell.
Unearthed provides teens ages 14-17 with an involving story about a long-extinct alien race that may hold a solution for endangered humanity.