Publication Date: 01/10/2020 ISBN: 9780702303944 Category:

Is There Anybody Out There?

Dara O Briain

Publisher: Scholastic
Publication Date: 01/10/2020 ISBN: 9780702303944 Category:


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Science fiction meets science fact in this brand new
hilarious book from one of the UK and Ireland’s best-loved
Genuinely qualified space expert, Dara O Briain,
is here with all the answers to help you sort your Area 51s from
your messages from Mars.


how life begins in the first place

how Earth was created

whether aliens might exist elsewhere in the Solar System

the search for other planets like our own

how we could possibly ever get there and . . .

would we really meet aliens?

Alongside this runs the hilarious, but not very true
story of Carl and his cat, Clive, who will join you on the journey
of the book to help take you from novice alien-hunter to bona-fide
space expert, with a brilliant final twist!

So, is there anybody out there?


(Well, maybe.)

And do aliens really exist?



Fully illustrated throughout

An expert in his field, Dara explores difficult concepts in a
humorous way, alongside fun and quirky illustrations

He is also known as the host of long-running TV show Mock
the Week

Check out his other two other side-splittingly funny
science books for kids – Beyond the Sky (also about space)
and Secret Science (facts about the earth).

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