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The organizers behind RockNess have announced the festivals very first official fancy dress theme since its founding in 2006. The RockNess 2012 theme is Monsters & Aliens which will mean the beautiful scenery that surrounds the shores of Loch Ness Scotland is set to be invaded by more than just one monster during the 8th – 10th of June this year.

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Fans of the Twilight books may be pleased to know they will soon be able to see another of Stephanie Meyer's creations turned into a film.

Her 2008 novel The Host is to be adapted for the silver screen by producers Nick Wechsler and Steve and Paula Mae Schwartz, it has been revealed.

Saoirse Ronan, who is currently appearing in the assassin flick Hanna, has been cast as the main character Melanie Stryder.

However, anyone expecting angst-filled vampires may be


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A video which two walkers claim shows the body of a dead alien has become an internet sensation among believers and sceptics alike.

The men insist they were walking in the Siberian region of Irkutsk when they stumbled upon their find, which is around two feet tall with a skinny body and big head.

Part of the so-called alien's leg is missing and it also has other bodily traumas, suggesting a potential reason for its death – if it was ever really


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Iran has claimed to have built the world's first flying saucer in a bid to show its technological advancement.

According to the Daily Mail, nobody knows what it looks like yet or how high up it can fly, but the country's ISNA news agency said it has GPS and facilities for "aerial imaging" on "various missions".

Strangely, the fact that it can fly indoors was cited as a highlight, which will be really useful on space


A Halo fancy dress costume could be the perfect choice for fans of the computer game who want to get noticed.

Julian Horsey from Geeky Gadgets recently got in touch with a special effects artist named Pete Mander, who has recreated one of the Halo Elite costumes as a one-off piece which will probably go on display in a movie exhibition somewhere.

It is 7ft tall and took Pete hours of manpower, since it also moves animatronically.

Julian said the end result is "very impressive" and