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Country of origin United Kingdom
No. of series 1
Executive producer(s) Andrew Cohen
First episode date 27 January 2013
Presented by Brian Cox
Number of episodes 5
Original language(s) English
No. of episodes 5
Running time 59 minutes
Final episode date 24 February 2013
Original network BBC Two; BBC HD
Genre Television documentary
|Similar Wonders of the Universe, Wonders of the Solar System, Human Universe, How to Grow a Planet, Precision: The Measure|
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Wonders of Life is a five-part television documentary series presented by physicist Brian Cox. The series was produced by the BBC and Chinese state television network CCTV-9 and aired in the United Kingdom from 27 January 2013 at 9:00 pm on BBC Two. An accompanying book with the same title was also published.
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- 1 What is Life
- 2 Expanding Universe
- 3 Endless Forms Most Beautiful
- 4 Size Matters
- 5 Home
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1. "What is Life?"
Brian Cox journeys to Southeast Asia to see how life began on Earth and how the flow of energy created and supports life.
2. "Expanding Universe"
In the second episode, Brian travels to the U.S. to showcase how the laws of science allowed senses to arise.
3. "Endless Forms Most Beautiful"
Brian travels to Africa and Madagascar to analyse why Earth is a fertile place and how it allows complex life to exist.
4. "Size Matters"
The fourth episode sees Brian in Australia looking at how the size of life affects each plant and animal, and how long it can survive.
In the final episode, Cox travels to Mexico to explain what makes Earth a home for life and ask what ingredients were required for complex life to begin.
The Region 2 DVD discs were released on 4 March 2013.
A book related to the series was authored by Andrew Cohen and Brian Cox. The book was published on 24 January 2013.