The Search for Life

Are We Alone?

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About this show

For as long as humans have contemplated the cosmos, we have wondered if we are alone in the universe. Ancient mythologies and contemporary science fiction have presented imaginative answers, but how does modern science approach this question? »The Search for Life: Are We Alone« explores this intriguing question, taking visitors on a fascinating journey through time and space. From the depths of Earth’s oceans to the outer reaches of the cosmos, »The Search for Life« explores the links between life on Earth and the potential for life on other planets. Featuring breathtaking visualizations based on cuttingedge scientific data, »The Search for Life« transforms our view of the cosmos, revealing countless worlds that may harbor life.



25 min

Target Audience

All age groups, general public, students


Full 3D animated fulldome video based on science data


Unidirectional and concentric seating versions


American Museum of Natural History, New York | 2002


English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish, ask for other languages


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