The Cosmos

  • 2007
  • TV Show
  • None

A guide to the mysteries of the universe.

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Chasing Comets
00:23 — Neil deGrasse Tyson chases a single comet through its million-year plunge towards the sun. All-New SUN 9/8c
Stalking The Wild Neutrino
01:06 — Who would bury an astronomical observatory so far underground?
Orbits Of the Planets
01:21 — Could some invisible force be responsible for accelerating the motion of the planets the closer they were to the Sun?
A World Without Sunlight
01:24 — A staggering two-thirds of the Earth lies beneath 1000 feet of water - an immense and largely untouched frontier.
We've Only Just Opened Our Eyes
00:23 — Get ready for an all-new COSMOS adventure!
The Snow of Three Centuries Ago
00:54 — Amidst sub-zero temperatures, Geochemist Clair Patterson's men dug deep into the Antarctic ice to unearth snow that fell before the start of the Indus (more…)
Stars Are Born in Litters
01:31 — Newborn stars stick together for quite awhile before shedding their blankets of gas and dust and going their separate ways.
The Unseen Something
01:10 — The unseen something in the space around a magnetic bar is referred to as the magnetic field.
Cosmic Calendar of the Future
01:08 — Science makes it possible for us to predict certain astronomical events in the unimaginably remote future.
The Same Star Stuff
01:11 — If the visible cosmos is made up of the same elements, then everything - planets, galaxies, and all of us - is star stuff.
An Interplanetary Ark
01:23 — Over a billion years ago a volcano erupted on Mars, leaving its lava to cool into solid rock.
December 23rd on the Cosmic Calendar
02:16 — 350 million years ago, Earth was a very different place. The atmosphere had almost twice the oxygen that it has today, allowing dragonflies to grow as (more…)
Paradise On Venus
01:09 — For the first billion years or so Venus was similar to that of a paradise.
What's Your Favorite Scene?
01:51 — The COSMOS team reflects on their favorite scenes featured in the series.
The Spectacle of COSMOS
01:51 — Hear how the COSMOS team executed the complex visual effects featured throughout the series. For more exclusive bonus content, tune in during National (more…)
For Your Emmy Consideration: Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
00:33 — Join host Neil deGrasse Tyson in exploring the origins of life - one of the greatest unsolved mysteries of science.
A Global Journey
01:51 — Explore the world-wide destinations featured throughout the new Cosmos series. For more exclusive bonus content, tune in during National Geographic Ch (more…)
Halls Of Extinction
01:19 — In the last 500 million years, Earth has endured five devastating mass extinctions.
Reimagining The Ship Of The Imagination
01:51 — It wasn't until Seth MacFarlane insisted that the Ship of the Imagination be a constant presence in the series that the new COSMOS really began to tak (more…)
First Look: COSMOS: A Spacetime Odyssey
02:33 — COSMOS strives to re-energize a built-in curiosity we all have about how the world works and what our place is within it.
The History Of Civilization
01:15 — Around ten thousand years ago, our ancestors learned how to shape their environment, taming wild plants and animals, cultivating land and settling dow (more…)
Giordano Bruno
01:43 — Meet Renaissance Italy’s Giordano Bruno, who had a spiritual epiphany about the infinite expanse of the universe.
Host Profile: Neil deGrasse Tyson
01:21 — Seth MacFarlane and Ann Druyan introduce the host of Cosmos A Spacetime Odyssey - world renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson.
Beyonce and the World (Comic-Con)
02:25 — The average human radiates 100 watts, but Beyonce might just radiate a bit more, like say 500 watts?
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  • Premiered: August 7, 2007
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A guide to the mysteries of the universe. (more)

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