How the Universe Works

Wednesdays, 9:00 PM ET on Discovery Channel

60 minutes

This is the greatest story ever told, the creation of everything us. The programme investigates how the Universe came into existence out of nothing, and how it grew from a miniscule point, smaller than an atomic particle, to the vast cosmos we see today.

Wednesdays, 9:00 PM ET on Discovery Channel

60 minutes

This is the greatest story ever told, the creation of everything us. The programme investigates how the Universe came into existence out of nothing, and how it grew from a miniscule point, smaller than an atomic particle, to the vast cosmos we see today.

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Previous Episodes
One day, a cosmic disaster will make life on Earth impossible. To survive, we must find a new home amongst the stars. Meet the scientists trying to make this possible.

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s3e8 Starman
August 27, 2014
One day, a cosmic disaster will make life on Earth impossible. To survive, we must find a new home amongst the stars. Meet the scientists trying to make this possible.
Season Finale
What built the Milky Way? At the heart of our galaxy sits a super massive black hole - could it be the key to answering this troublesome dilemma?

36 watches

s3e7 Milky Way
August 20, 2014
What built the Milky Way? At the heart of our galaxy sits a super massive black hole - could it be the key to answering this troublesome dilemma?
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Planets from Hell
July 25, 2012
July 25, 2012
Planets from Hell
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Megaflares
August 1, 2012
August 1, 2012
Megaflares
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Extreme Orbits
August 8, 2012
August 8, 2012
Extreme Orbits
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Comets
August 15, 2012
August 15, 2012
Comets
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Asteroids
August 22, 2012
August 22, 2012
Asteroids
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Birth of the Earth
August 29, 2012
August 29, 2012
Birth of the Earth
Season Finale
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Sun
July 9, 2014
July 9, 2014
Sun
Season Premiere
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End of the Universe
July 16, 2014
July 16, 2014
End of the Universe
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Jupiter
July 23, 2014
July 23, 2014
Jupiter
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First Second
July 30, 2014
July 30, 2014
First Second
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Saturn
August 6, 2014
August 6, 2014
Saturn
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Extinction
August 13, 2014
August 13, 2014
Extinction
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Milky Way
August 20, 2014
August 20, 2014
Milky Way
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Starman
August 27, 2014
August 27, 2014
Starman
Season Finale
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Season Premiere
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Monster Black Hole
July 28, 2014
July 28, 2014
Monster Black Hole

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If you are middle school it's good, if not don't bother
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They keep it simple and deliver answers to many interesting questions on "How the Universe works". As far as the present knowledge goes, this series is really well produced. No scifi but science and educational. A must for every homo sapiens...

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