The second documentary in the series Human universe presented by Brian Cox. In this episode we look into a seemingly fundamental yet unanswerable question: Why are we here? To understand this we have to look at the incredible number of complex chance events which have put us here today on planet Earth, all of which have had to play out in a specific sequence.
When you look at these events it raises a number of intriguing questions. The very idea that the universe has been set up to support life using a set of rules is something which is explored in this film. Brian Cox concludes with radical new theories and answers as to why we are here on planet Earth.