Alien Places

Welcome to Alien Places!

This page outlines the Alien Places concept, and provides links to the Alien Places book and clothing. 

For the Alien Places podcast episodes, click the icon below or visit the Alien Podcast page of this website. 



The four videos below explain more about why I use a hypothetical alien to help to communicate environmental solutions:


We can apply the concept of thinking from an alien perspective to any environmental issue. For example, on 29 December 2019 I asked Chris Packham what an alien might think of HS2. Thinking in this way helps us to achieve clarity about solutions.

Atul and Chris - an Alien view of HS2

See the Alien Actions page of this website for more about practical applications of the alien perspective.


Alien Places cover_ebook

The book, Alien Places: An Imagined World Tour with an Alien Visitor, is now available in paperback and eBook!

Alien Places paperback – Amazon

Alien Places eBook – Amazon

Listen to an independent review of the book here (minutes 1-9) or in this sound file:


Please see the Music page of this website. 


Click the t-shirt to see the full Alien clothing range. All items are made from organic cotton, in factories powered by renewable energy:

Alien - White


Please see the Alien Actions page of this website.


Q&A with Atul & Alien

This Q&A was filmed on 11 April 2020, replying to questions sent in from Year 5 at Stoborough Primary School in Dorset.