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Are We Alone?

Episode 3 of 5

Professor Brian Cox explores mankind's place in the universe. He considers the possibility of alien life - could it exist and will humans ever find it?

Brian Cox explores the ingredients needed for an intelligent civilisation to evolve in the universe - the need for a benign star, for a habitable planet, for life to spontaneously arise on such a planet and the time required for intelligent life to evolve and build a civilisation. Brian weighs the evidence and arrives at his own provocative answer to the puzzle of our apparent solitude.

1 hour

Last on

Fri 26 Oct 2018 02:35

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:06

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    La Flute Enchantee

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Brian Cox
Executive Producer Andrew Cohen
Series Producer Gideon Bradshaw
Producer Nat Sharman
Director Nat Sharman

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