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Why Are We Here?

Human Universe Episode 2 of 5

Brian Cox reveals how the wonderful complexity of nature and human life is simply the consequence of chance events constrained by the laws of physics that govern our universe. But this leads him to a deeper question - why does our universe seem to have been set up with just the right rules to create us? In a dizzying conclusion Brian unpicks this question, revealing the very latest understanding of how the universe came to be this way, and in doing so offers a radical new answer to why we are here.

Release date:

59 minutes

Last on

Thu 13 Nov 2014 09:05


Role Contributor
PresenterBrian Cox
Executive ProducerAndrew Cohen
Series ProducerGideon Bradshaw
ProducerAnnabel Gillings
DirectorAnnabel Gillings

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