Wonders of the Universe
Wonders of the Universe is a BBC documentary series presented by Professor Brian Cox, revealing how the most fundamental scientific principles and laws explain not only the story of the universe, but the story of us all. The series consists of four episodes, each of which deals with a different scientific theme: time, the stuff of which we are all made, gravity, and light.
|Episode 1 - Destiny|
Episode 1 - Destiny
In this episode, Professor Brian Cox seeks to understand the nature of time and its role in creating both the universe and ourselves.
Episode 2 - Stardust
This episode is about the story of matter - the stuff of which we are all made and reveals how our origins are entwined with the life cycle of the stars.
Episode 3 - Falling
In the third episode, Professor Brian Cox takes on the story of the force that sculpts the entire universe - gravity.
Episode 4 - Messengers
In the last episode, Professor Brian Cox shows how light holds the key to our understanding of the whole universe, including our own deepest origins.
|Wonders of the solar system
This consists of five episodes, and each of the episodes deals with an aspect of the solar system and features wonders relevant to the theme.
|Wonders of Life
This is a five-part BBC documentary series presented by physicist Brian Cox, discovering how a few fundamental laws of science gave birth to the most complex and unique feature of the universe - life.
|Forces of Nature with Brian Cox
This is a four-part science documentary series presented by physicist Brian Cox, uncovering how some of our planet's most beautiful sights and events are created by the underlying forces of nature.
|Beauty in the Heavens
Three of the most beautiful sights that we can observe in the sky are the Aurora Borealis and eclipses of the Sun and Moon. This lecture explains how such phenomena arise, describes what we can see and gives details of upcoming eclipses.
|The Universe (History Channel)
The Universe is a History Channel documentary series exploring the wonders of the universe and the advanced physics concepts in the fields of cosmology, astronomy and astrophysics.
|Cosmos: A Personal Voyage
This is a thirteen-part television series presented by Carl Sagan, covering a wide range of scientific subjects including the origin of life and a perspective of our planet in the universe.
|Hunting the Edge of Space
This is a two-part PBS documentary examining how a simple instrument, the telescope, has fundamentally changed our understanding of our place in the universe.
This explores the cutting-edge stories about the origins of the universe, black holes, exploding stars, the search for ET life, and the nature of the planets.