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The Universe

Exploring the universe and its mysteries. 

Crew:
Erik Thompson (Narrator)

4/14/15
07:00 AM
"Secrets of the Sun"  Behold the sun and all of it's glory. Learn all things about the sun ranging from its beginning to its death. Also learn about how stars work in general.  (Repeat) H2
4/14/15
08:00 AM
"Biggest Things in Space"  Discover which is the largest planet, star, star cluster, constellation, black hole, volcano, galaxy, explosions, moon, storm, impact crater and void in space.  (Repeat) H2
4/14/15
09:00 AM
"Deep Space Disasters"  The dangers of manned space travel include the controlled explosion of a launch, the fiery crucible of re-entry and everything in between; how a spark inside a spacecraft or a micro-meteor could cause a catastrophe; black hole; gamma rays.  (Repeat) H2
4/14/15
10:00 AM
"Light Speed"  Ways scientists envision breaking the "light barrier," which might be the only way travel to the stars becomes a reality; the physics of light speed.  (Repeat) H2
4/14/15
11:00 AM
"Another Earth"  New methods are coming online to help scientists scan the cosmos for Earth-like planets; the likelihood of finding life on another planet.  (Repeat) H2
4/14/15
12:00 PM
"Deadly Comets and Meteors"  NASA arms itself with the latest technology to pre-empt a cosmic collision that could threaten mankind's existence; comets, asteroids and meteors help shape the universe; mass-extinction events.  (Repeat) H2
4/14/15
01:00 PM
"Biggest Things in Space"  Discover which is the largest planet, star, star cluster, constellation, black hole, volcano, galaxy, explosions, moon, storm, impact crater and void in space.  (Repeat) H2
4/14/15
02:00 PM
"Deep Space Disasters"  The dangers of manned space travel include the controlled explosion of a launch, the fiery crucible of re-entry and everything in between; how a spark inside a spacecraft or a micro-meteor could cause a catastrophe; black hole; gamma rays.  (Repeat) H2
4/14/15
03:00 PM
"Light Speed"  Ways scientists envision breaking the "light barrier," which might be the only way travel to the stars becomes a reality; the physics of light speed.  (Repeat) H2
4/14/15
04:00 PM
"Another Earth"  New methods are coming online to help scientists scan the cosmos for Earth-like planets; the likelihood of finding life on another planet.  (Repeat) H2
The Universe

Premise
In the years since man first ventured into space, scientific discoveries have had a dramatic impact on our perception of both the universe and the human race's relationship to it. This ambitious series examines the known universe and the speculative worlds that may lie out there beyond the edge of the unknown.

Current cast
Erik Thompson

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.