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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s6e8 The Quasar Engima
February 20, 2018
Quasars are the brightest and most powerful objects in the universe, and though they have shaped the cosmos, they might ultimately destroy everything that exists.
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Watch How the Universe Works Season 6 Episode 7 - Secret History of Mercury

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s6e7 Secret History of Mercury
February 13, 2018
Mercury is a deadly world, facing attacks from the Sun, comets, and other planets; even though it's the smallest planet in the solar system, Mercury has a dangerous secret that may one day threaten life on Earth.
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Watch How the Universe Works Season 1 Episode 1 - Big Bang

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s1e1 Big Bang
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 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
Season Finale
Watch How the Universe Works Season 6 Episode 1 - Are Black Holes Real?
s6e1 Are Black Holes Real?
January 9, 2018
January 9, 2018
Are Black Holes Real?
Season Premiere
Watch How the Universe Works Season 6 Episode 4 - Death of the Milky Way
s6e4 Death of the Milky Way
January 30, 2018
January 30, 2018
Death of the Milky Way
Watch How the Universe Works Season 6 Episode 6 - Journey to Frozen Worlds
s6e6 Journey to Frozen Worlds
February 12, 2018
February 12, 2018
Journey to Frozen Worlds
Watch How the Universe Works Season 6 Episode 7 - Secret History of Mercury
s6e7 Secret History of Mercury
February 13, 2018
February 13, 2018
Secret History of Mercury
Watch How the Universe Works Season 6 Episode 8 - The Quasar Engima
s6e8 The Quasar Engima
February 20, 2018
February 20, 2018
The Quasar Engima

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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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