How The Universe Works

How The Universe Works catch up

Season 7

Season 7, Episode 8 - Cassini's Final Secrets

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For twenty years, NASA's Cassini spacecraft revealed the strange secrets of Saturn until it vaporized in its atmosphere in a blaze of glory.

Season 7, Episode 7 - Battle of the Dark Universe

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Dark matter and dark energy are locked in an epic battle for control of the cosmos, and the winner will determine the fate of the universe.

Season 7, Episode 6 - Did the Big Bang Really Happen?

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New discoveries are causing astronomers to question if the Big Bang really happened, and using the latest science, they investigate if it wasn't just the start of our universe.

Season 7, Episode 5 - The Interstellar Mysteries

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Discoveries about interstellar space, the space between the universe's stars, reveal that it's not empty and unremarkable, but filled with weird objects and strange phenomena.

Season 7, Episode 4 - Secret World of Nebulas

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Nebulas are the strange structures of cosmic gas and dust where stars are born and die, and new discoveries reveal the secrets of these mysterious places.

Season 7, Episode 3 - How Black Holes Made Us

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Black holes are not the violent monsters people think, and new discoveries reveal that they might have been essential to creating stars, giving light, and building the universe.

Season 7, Episode 2 - When Supernovas Strike

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Supernovas are the violent death of giant stars, and new discoveries reveal that these cataclysmic events create the elements that are essential to all life in the universe.

Season 7, Episode 1 - Nightmares of Neutron Stars

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Neutron stars are strange and violent phenomena that defy the laws of physics, new discoveries reveal that these bizarre nightmares are far more deadly than previously believed.
Season 6

Season 6, Episode 9 - Dark History of the Solar System

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Our solar system hides a dark and violent past, and new discoveries reveal that Earth and the planets were formed from the destruction of alien worlds that came before us.

Season 6, Episode 8 - Secret History of Mercury

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Mercury has a dangerous secret that may one day threaten life on Earth.