How the Universe Works

Tuesdays, 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.

Tuesdays, 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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Watch How the Universe Works Season 5 Episode 7 - Strangest Alien Worlds

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s5e7 Strangest Alien Worlds
February 7, 2017
Discoveries of new planets have revealed countless worlds much stranger than Earth; Some of these strange worlds don't have stars, others are made out of diamonds.
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Watch How the Universe Works Season 1 Episode 1 - Big Bang

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April 25, 2010
The programme investigates how the Universe came into existence out of nothing, and how it grew from a minuscule point, smaller than an atomic particle, to the vast cosmos we see today.
Series Premiere
Watch How the Universe Works Season 4 Episode 3 - Monster Black Hole
s4e3 Monster Black Hole
July 28, 2014
July 28, 2014
Monster Black Hole
Watch How the Universe Works Season 4 Episode 5 - Dawn of Life
s4e5 Dawn of Life
August 11, 2014
August 11, 2014
Dawn of Life
Watch How the Universe Works Season 4 Episode 7 - The First Oceans
s4e7 The First Oceans
August 25, 2014
August 25, 2014
The First Oceans
Watch How the Universe Works Season 4 Episode 9 - The Planet of Nightmares
s4e9 The Planet of Nightmares
October 27, 2015
October 27, 2015
The Planet of Nightmares
Watch How the Universe Works Season 4 Episode 10 - Cosmic Cannibals
s4e10 Cosmic Cannibals
December 1, 2015
December 1, 2015
Cosmic Cannibals
Season Finale
Watch How the Universe Works Season 5 Episode 1 - Mystery of Planet 9
s5e1 Mystery of Planet 9
November 29, 2016
November 29, 2016
Mystery of Planet 9
Season Premiere
Watch How the Universe Works Season 5 Episode 2 - Secret History of Pluto
s5e2 Secret History of Pluto
December 6, 2016
December 6, 2016
Secret History of Pluto
Watch How the Universe Works Season 5 Episode 4 - Stars That Kill
s5e4 Stars That Kill
January 10, 2017
January 10, 2017
Stars That Kill
Watch How the Universe Works Season 5 Episode 5 - The Universe's Deadliest
s5e5 The Universe's Deadliest
January 16, 2017
January 16, 2017
The Universe's Deadliest
Watch How the Universe Works Season 5 Episode 6 - The Dark Matter Enigma
s5e6 The Dark Matter Enigma
January 31, 2017
January 31, 2017
The Dark Matter Enigma
Watch How the Universe Works Season 5 Episode 7 - Strangest Alien Worlds
s5e7 Strangest Alien Worlds
February 7, 2017
February 7, 2017
Strangest Alien Worlds
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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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