Alien Encounters

Alien Encounters

  • 2012
  • 3 Seasons
  • 6.6  (35)

This limited series explores the possibility that alien civilizations might be trying to contact humans on Earth. The series mixed fictional drama with non-fiction input from writers and scientists. It aired 10 episodes over the course of three seasons between 2012 and 2014 on the Discovery cable network.

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The Time Machine
6. The Time Machine
July 1, 2014
The quantum computer disseminated into the cloud just before it was destroyed, releasing unprecedented information into the world's computers. This leads to an incredible virtual reality simulator that predicts a massive comet heading straight for Earth.
The War
5. The War
June 24, 2014
When a direct assault on the quantum computer fails, the U.S. military tries to destroy the network by neutralizing the hybrid children with EMPs. Meanwhile, Quincy retrieves a mysterious box from the cloud of alien space trash still orbiting Earth.
The Escalation
4. The Escalation
June 17, 2014
Being a human-alien hybrid can be advantageous in the new world order, and more humans are determined to join the hybrid network. The US launches an attack on the pervasive quantum computer Quincy in hopes that its own version can take Quincy's place.
The Prophecies
3. The Prophecies
June 10, 2014
The computer increasingly becomes more self-aware.
The Entanglement
2. The Entanglement
June 3, 2014
A quantum supercomputer is built based on alien instructions.
The Seventh Sense
1. The Seventh Sense
May 27, 2014
Ten years after the Mothership exploded, a space trash mining industry is reaping profits, the Pentagon wants to turn the "Birds" into super soldiers and a Turkish physicist finds blueprints for a quantum computer.
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This limited series explores the possibility that alien civilizations might be trying to contact humans on Earth. The series mixed fictional drama with non-fiction input from writers and scientists. It aired 10 episodes over the course of three seasons between 2012 and 2014 on the Discovery cable network.Alien Encounters is a series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on March 13, 2012.

Where to Watch Alien Encounters

Alien Encounters is available for streaming on the Science website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Alien Encounters on demand at Amazon Prime, Philo, Amazon, Science Channel, FuboTV, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    March 13, 2012
  • IMDB Rating
    6.6  (35)