Air Date: March 9th, 2014
Exploring the universe through stories of humankind's quest for knowledge.
Genres: Documentary, Science
Season 1 - Episode 13 : Unafraid of the Dark Jun 8, 2014
Exploring dark energy; astronomer Fritz Zwicky's observations of supernovae; the Voyager Golden Record.
Season 1 - Episode 12 : The World Set Free Jun 1, 2014
The Ship of the Imagination travels to Venus; the impact of climate change on the Earth's atmosphere.
Season 1 - Episode 11 : The Immortals May 18, 2014
The possibility that some beings live forever and why other civilizations die; the cosmic calendar of the future.
Season 1 - Episode 10 : The Electric Boy May 11, 2014
Scientist Michael Faraday's ideas and discoveries changed the future of high technology and instantaneous communication.
Season 1 - Episode 9 : The Lost Worlds of Planet Earth May 4, 2014
Examining the autobiography of the Earth; geologist Marie Tharp creates the first map of the Earth's ocean floor and finds microscopic life.
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Cosmos captures the imagination anew by celebrating imagination itself as an essential tool for a deeper, more truthful understanding of life. [7 Mar 2014, p.60] Show More