The Universe

  • Score 8.8
  • Premiered: May 2007
  • Episodes: 88
  • Followers: 193
  • Rank #1633
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Season 5 Discuss
5x1
7 Wonders of the Solar System
Air date
Jul 29, 2010
A close up look at some of the most astonishing wonders of our solar system, such as the geysers of Enceladus; Saturn's amazing rings; Jupiter's Great Red Spot; and the heights of Olympus Mons on Mars.
5x2
Mars: The New Evidence
Air date
Aug 05, 2010
A look for evidence of life on Mars which provides many clues that it now, or once had supported it; from the remains of lakes and rivers that once flowed on the surface; to the water .. show full overview
5x3
Magnetic Storm
Air date
Aug 12, 2010
A look at magnetic storms – "Solar Katrinas" created by the sun with the power of ten-thousand nuclear weapons that could cause global electrical blackouts, electronics malfunctions and communication disasters if one should hit the Earth.
5x4
Time Travel
Air date
Aug 19, 2010
A look at time travel; how it could one day become reality; how Einstein's theory of relativity claims it is possible, and the probable results of traveling to the future and the mind-boggling consequences of traveling to the past.
5x5
Secrets of the Space Probes
Air date
Aug 26, 2010
A look at space probes, what they have done and found for us in space, and what they might do in the future, such as searching for Earth-like planets and for extraterrestrial life.
5x6
Asteroid Attack
Air date
Sep 02, 2010
A look at asteroids and the impact they have or had on life now and before. Also, what spacecrafts can tell us about them, what they can do to civilization, and the possibility of living on one.
5x7
Total Eclipse
Air date
Sep 16, 2010
A look at the movements of the Earth, the sun and the moon during solar and lunar eclipses; how humans, if alone in the universe, may be the only intelligent creatures to witness these .. show full overview
5x8 Season finale
Dark Future of the Sun
Air date
Sep 23, 2010
A look at the grim future of our home star, the sun, and what might happen to it five billion years in the future. Also the results of the growing sun as it kills life, including humans, if they were still around.

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