The Search for Life: Are We Alone?

Running Time: 20 minutes

General Audience

Available Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish

For as long as humans have contemplated the cosmos, they have wondered about extraterrestrial life. The Search for Life explores the links between life on Earth and the potential for life on other planets, from the depths of the Earth's oceans to the outer reaches of the cosmos. Featuring breathtaking visualizations, including the surface of Mars and the exterior of Jupiter's moon Europa, the show reveals countless worlds that may harbor life.

The Search for Life: Are We Alone? was developed by the American Museum of Natural History ( in collaboration with the National Aeronautic and Space Administration (NASA).

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