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How the Universe Works

Episodes

21 Episodes 2020 -

Episode 1

Asteroid Apocalypse: The New Threat

Thu, Jan 2, 2020 45 mins

New discoveries and cutting-edge tech reveal just how close we are to interstellar apocalypse and what it would take for the world's leading space agencies to stop it.

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Episode 2

NASA's Journey to Mars

Thu, Jan 9, 2020 45 mins

NASA is on a mission to send humans to Mars within just 15 years, but to reach this next frontier of space exploration, experts must discover brand-new technology.

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Episode 3

Hunt for Alien Evidence

Thu, Jan 16, 2020 45 mins

The discovery of extraterrestrial life might face an impossible challenge: the physics of the universe itself. But using cutting-edge tech, experts might be on the verge of a groundbreaking find and the evidence could already be in hand.

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Episode 4

Death of the Last Stars

Thu, Jan 23, 2020 45 mins

The universe's stars are dying off faster than new ones are born. Experts investigate the secrets of the last stars of the cosmos and what this stellar apocalypse means for life on earth.

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Episode 5

Secrets of Time Travel

Thu, Jan 30, 2020 45 mins

Cutting-edge technology and the latest research into black holes and wormholes are helping experts get steps closer to discovering how to travel through time.

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Episode 6

When NASA Met Jupiter

Thu, Feb 6, 2020 60 mins

NASA's Juno spacecraft is part of a cutting-edge mission to explore the mysteries of Jupiter, and as this mighty probe is pummeled with deadly radiation, it gathers new data that could change everything.

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Episode 7

Edge of the Universe

Thu, Feb 13, 2020 45 mins

The secrets of the phenomena that can be found in deepest reaches of the cosmos might finally be revealed by experts thanks to cutting-edge technology and new discoveries.

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Episode 8

Monsters of the Milky Way

Thu, Feb 20, 2020 60 mins

The center of the Milky Way is home to strange and deadly phenomena that people don't understand yet, but using the latest science, experts are revealing how the supermassive black hole in the galaxy's core shapes life on Earth.

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Episode 9

Earth's Death Orbit

Thu, Feb 27, 2020 60 mins

Analyzing discoveries that suggest the planet is heading toward a mysterious area of the cosmos that could eject the Earth out of the Milky Way and into oblivion.

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Episode 10

Episode 61

Mon, Jul 13, 2020 45 mins

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Episode 11

Alien Life: First Contact

Mon, Jul 13, 2020 60 mins

Astronomers use cutting-edge technology to study the possible existence of extraterrestrial life.

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Episode 12

Alien Life: First Contact

Mon, Jul 13, 2020 60 mins

Astronomers use cutting-edge technology to study the possible existence of extraterrestrial life.

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Episode 13

Episode 62

Mon, Jul 13, 2020 45 mins

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Episode 14

Alien Life: First Contact

Mon, Jul 13, 2020 60 mins

Astronomers use cutting-edge technology to study the possible existence of extraterrestrial life.

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Episode 15

Mysteries on the Moon

Mon, Jul 20, 2020 60 mins

Cutting-edge technology is shining light on the dark side of the moon, and as experts make brand-new discoveries about our cosmic neighbor, they are rethinking everything they know about this strange and alien world.

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Episode 16

Episode 67

Mon, Aug 3, 2020 60 mins

Discoveries are changing everything people know about the stars that shape the cosmos, and using cutting-edge advances in astronomy and space exploration, experts are rethinking how they are formed and how they die.

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Episode 17

Big Bang Enigma

Mon, Nov 16, 2020 60 mins

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Episode 18

Big Bang Enigma

Mon, Nov 16, 2020 60 mins

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Episode 19

Big Bang Enigma

Mon, Nov 16, 2020 60 mins

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Episode 20

Stars: Cosmic Killers

Mon, Nov 30, 2020 60 mins

Astronomers have uncovered deadly stars with the power to destroy on a cosmic scale, but these murderous entities may also hold the key to life itself. Using cutting-edge technology, experts unravel the mysterious behavior of these galactic monsters.

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Episode 24

Episode 94

Mon, Dec 14, 2020 60 mins

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