How the Universe Works (2010)

A users' guide to the cosmos, from the Big Bang to galaxies, stars, planets and moons: where did it all come from and how does it all fit together? A primer for anyone who has ever looked up at the night sky and wondered.

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  • Release Date: 2010-04-25
  • Language: En
  • Country: US
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
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How the Universe Works - Season 3 Episode List

  • How the Universe Works - Journey from the Center of the Sun Wiki Reviews

    Episode 1 - Journey from the Center of the Sun

    Release Date: 2014-07-09

    How does light escape from the sun? We take a journey from the centre of the sun, following the path of light. We witness its fiery birth from in the core, its 430,000 mile battle against gravity and magnetism, and its escape from the solar surface.

  • How the Universe Works - The End of the Universe Wiki Reviews

    Episode 2 - The End of the Universe

    Release Date: 2014-07-16

    How and when will the Universe end? Gravity and dark matter are poised to annihilate the Universe in a big crunch. Expansion and dark energy may tear it apart. Or, a phase transition could kill us tomorrow in a cosmic death bubble.

  • How the Universe Works - Jupiter: Destroyer or Savior? Wiki Reviews

    Episode 3 - Jupiter: Destroyer or Savior?

    Release Date: 2014-07-23

    Beneath Jupiter's clouds lie our solar system's deepest secrets: from its violent youth, through the birth of life to the death of the sun. Scientists are discovering that the solar system, the Earth and every living thing exists because of Jupiter.

  • How the Universe Works - First Second of the Big Bang Wiki Reviews

    Episode 4 - First Second of the Big Bang

    Release Date: 2014-07-30

    The first second of the Universe, the creation of everything when space, time, matter and energy burst into existence. It is the most important second in history, which seals the Universe’s fate and defines everything that comes after - including us.

  • How the Universe Works - Is Saturn Alive? Wiki Reviews

    Episode 5 - Is Saturn Alive?

    Release Date: 2014-08-06

    Saturn’s secrets are out. The ferocious weather, the evolving ring system and the discovery of active geology on Saturn’s moons has rewritten the textbooks. Scientists are looking for life on Saturn’s moons and they may have found it on Titan.

  • How the Universe Works - Weapons of Mass Extinction Wiki Reviews

    Episode 6 - Weapons of Mass Extinction

    Release Date: 2014-08-13

    Asteroids strike, planets collide, black holes blast out death rays, volcanoes erupt and ice engulfs the planet. These are the universe’s weapons of extinction. They’ve happened before - wiping out entire species, and they will happen again. Are we next?

  • How the Universe Works - Did a Black Hole Build the Milky Way? Wiki Reviews

    Episode 7 - Did a Black Hole Build the Milky Way?

    Release Date: 2014-08-20

    What built the Milky Way? New research might now have the answer, revealing an unlikely hero. At the heart of our galaxy sits a super massive black hole, one of the most destructive objects in the Universe. Could it be our creator?

  • How the Universe Works - Our Voyage to the Stars Wiki Reviews

    Episode 8 - Our Voyage to the Stars

    Release Date: 2014-08-27

    One day, a cosmic disaster will make life on Earth impossible. To survive, we must find a new home amongst the stars. Scientists are already developing new propulsion systems to take us to these distant worlds.

  • How the Universe Works - The Search for a Second Earth Wiki Reviews

    Episode 9 - The Search for a Second Earth

    Release Date: 2014-09-03

    Is there another Earth out there with liquid oceans, rocky continents and life like us? Astronomers seek the answer with spectroscopy, direct imaging and telescopes. They hope to find evidence of atmospheres, magnetospheres and signs of life.

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