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How the Universe Works is the greatest story ever told, the creation of everything us. The programme investigates how the Universe came into existence out of nothing, and how it grew from a miniscule point, smaller than an atomic particle, to the vast cosmos we see today.

Genres: History | Science-Fiction
Station: Science (US)
Rating: 7/10 from 4 users
Status: Running
Start: 2010-04-25

How the Universe Works Season 2 Air Dates

S02E01 - Volcanoes - The Furnaces of Life Air Date: 12 July 2012 02:00 -

Scientists are discovering volcanoes on worlds we once thought dead. From our nearest planetary neighbor to tiny moons billions of miles away, today, we are discovering volcanoes on alien worlds. Are these worlds where, tomorrow, we might find life?

S02E02 - Megastorms - The Winds of Creation Air Date: 19 July 2012 02:00 -

Examining chaotic weather to help determine whether we are alone in the universe.

S02E03 - Exoplanets - Planets from Hell Air Date: 26 July 2012 02:00 -

Discovering an extraordinary zoo of planetary nightmares outside our own planet.

S02E04 - Megaflares - Cosmic Firestorms Air Date: 02 August 2012 02:00 -

The Universe is a magnetic minefield. Spinning star systems crackle and explode, magnetic monsters rip worlds apart, star-quakes shoot beams of devastating energy, and galactic flamethrowers fire gamma-rays halfway across the Universe. Could the earth be in the line of fire from the dangerous megaflares from the sun?

S02E05 - Extreme Orbits - Clockwork and Creation Air Date: 09 August 2012 02:00 -

Orbits are a creative force and construct the fabric of the Universe.

S02E06 - Comets - Frozen Wanderers Air Date: 16 August 2012 02:00 -

Following the journey of a comet from its beginning as cosmic detritus floating around the outer limits of the solar system to the outgassing process as the comet approaches the sun. Watch the movement of a comet as it evolves from a chunk of ice and rock into an active nucleus engulfed in a gaseous haze.

S02E07 - Asteroids - Worlds That Never Were Air Date: 23 August 2012 02:00 -

Asteroids shaped our past and promise much in the future; revealing the mysteries behind giant asteroids that influence the creation and destruction of life on Earth.

S02E08 - Birth of the Earth Air Date: 30 August 2012 02:00 -

The Earth was formed by a series of cosmic cataclysms, including the most powerful blast in the universe. Could the same chain of events have created other earths elsewhere, inhabited by creatures like us?

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