Origins of Life

Origins of Life deals with some of the most profound questions of life science: the origins of life and the human search for life beyond Earth.

Starting with the Big Bang, in chronological order, the show deals with the prebiotic chemistry in the Universe, the formation of stars, formation of solar systems, and the first life on Earth.

Furthermore Origins of Life covers the great extinctions as well as our search for (primitive) life beyond planet Earth.Origins of Life is a inspirational journey through time and a celebration of life on Earth. It features many recent discoveries related to life science, demonstrating that if there was ever a time that science made its greatest advances, it’s right now!

“There is something in that show that touches audiences. I’m sure it’s the combination of music, images and the way they are used.” – Jack Dunn, Mueller Planetarium, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA

Release date: 2005

Runtime: 23 minutes

Available formats: 4K Fulldome 2D, Flatscreen

Avialable languages: English, German, French, Dutch, Chinese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish (Spain)

Suitable for: College, General Audiences, Grades 4-5, Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12

Covered subject areas: Life Science, Biology, Geology, Nature, Natural history, Rocket science, Planetary science