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.
Crafted to satisfy those generations of viewers for whom even "The Empire Strikes Back" looks quaint and old-fashioned, it is no less thought-provoking for being made to be fun. Show More
There are a lot of shows on TV that are fun, many that are educational and a number that are beautiful to look at, but it's rare for a show to have all of those qualities in abundance. Show More
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