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Wonders of the Universe

Category: General Education/Science/Factual Topics
Episode 4 of 4 | Season 1
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Thu 17 Aug
10:00pm-11:00pm (1 hour)
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Best of science programs
They present fact and amazing smart science analysis and detective work to find out and conclude the interesting outcome. BBC should show more of it.
John   9:23pm Sun 19 Feb Report Abuse

Carl Sagan
This is the science equivalent of come dancing does for dancing and x factor does for music etc. He is one of those guys you want to finish his sentence for him before you explode with frustration. A Carl Sagan he is not nor does his 'show' come close to his emulation of the original. I wish he would just get out of camera shot before I throw up with his inane grin'love me' grin.
B Piper   12:41pm Tue 27 Dec Report Abuse

Best TV of 2011
The successor to 'Wonders of the Solar System' once again made physics sound sexy. Not to mention the fact that it was presented by the veritable sex symbol for science nerds, Professor Brian Cox.
TVGuide   1:52pm Wed 30 Nov Report Abuse

i agree
well put sam
bernie M   12:55am Mon 28 Mar Report Abuse

Sam, IQ72
Are you talking about yourself?
B Madof   9:53pm Sun 27 Mar Report Abuse

Great Show
This show is fantastic. The airwaves are saturated with utter rubbish like Dancing on Ice and X Factor that only demand the I.Q. of a sprout to watch. It's fantastic to see such an interesting and important topic given a prime time slot like this. I hope the BBC continues to air this kind of show.
Jimbo   8:48pm Sun 27 Mar Report Abuse

...
I do like the show but he does look like the child catcher and sound like a wimp who smells his own farts.
...   11:49am Sun 27 Mar Report Abuse

A1 brilliant
We're all made from effing star dust mate. Sup up and shut it. Brain Cox is better than a cheap bag of barms from Greggs.
Chuff   8:00pm Tue 22 Mar Report Abuse

Great Show
but "Things can only get better" as the song goes but if we are to believe entropy (universe decaying) then "Things can only get worse"
Mourner   5:09pm Mon 21 Mar Report Abuse

Inter Stellar Space
So when galaxies collide some stars can be ejected into inter stellar space! We were told this not once but twice. Stars are already in inter stellar space (space between the stars) I think he meant Inter Galactic Space. Pity we can’t have a bit more meat in these programs.
David   4:28pm Mon 21 Mar Report Abuse

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Messengers Professor Brian Cox reveals how the unique properties of light provide an insight into the origins and evolution of both mankind and the universe. He charts the importance of light in the development of the world's ancient civilisations, and explains how the speed of light allows the measurement of both distance and time - before pinpointing one of the most important moments in the evolution of life on Earth. Last in the series

Category: General Education/Science/Factual Topics


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