- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Home Video
- DVD Release Date: September 4, 1997
Examine the many and varied beliefs people have regarding the existence of extraterrestrial life and their experiences with this fascinating subject.
This is a documentary about the concepts people have regarding the existence of extraterrestrial life. The show takes a critical look at a number of alleged UFO sightings, following stories involving would-be flying saucers and aliens. Skeptics are interviewed as well, lending a perspective on why they believe people who make close encounter claims are probably mistaken.
This show also looks at some of the scientific realities involving the vast distances in space between the stars, the possibility of the molecular building blocks of life evolving elsewhere other than Earth, as well as how the media and popular culture affect peoples' perceptions about extraterrestrials - real or imagined.