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National Geographic Channel

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In the sci-fi thriller "War of the Worlds," Earthlings fight for survival against alien invaders.

But is an obliterating attack from advanced, space faring armada just fantasy, or could it be a scenario based on hard science?

Find out in Alien Invasion as some of America's top scientific experts come together to explore the effect on mankind that contact with an advanced alien race could have.

In this one-off special learn how astrophysicists, weapon designers, military strategists, biologists and anthropologists are preparing for a real alien invasion and the plan for mankind to fight back.

EPISODE GUIDE

  • Alien Invasion
    Scientific experts explore the effect that contact with an advanced alien race could have on mankind. How would the world react to an invasion?
  • Alien Invasion: Episode 1
    Scientific experts explore the effect that contact with an advanced alien race could have on mankind. How would the world react to an invasion?
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  • Fight or flee? photo

    Fight or flee?

    Teaser promo for Alien Invasion which shows how you should prepare for an alien attack!

    (00:45)
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