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The Universe

Exploring the universe and its mysteries. 

Crew:
Erik Thompson (Narrator)

3/4/15
04:00 PM
"Worst Days on Planet Earth"  Earth may seem like the most hospitable planet in the solar system. But look again. Startling new discoveries reveal the blue planet has been plagued by more chaos and destruction than scientists once imagined.  (Repeat) H2
3/4/15
05:00 PM
"UFO: The Real Deal"  Authors, astronomers and theoretical physicists examine the different technologies that would be required to bridge the stars.  (Repeat) H2
3/9/15
06:00 AM
"Parallel Universes"  Some of the world's leading physicists believe they have found evidence proving the existence of parallel universes.  (Repeat) HISTORY
3/9/15
07:00 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) HISTORY
3/9/15
08:00 AM
"The Day the Moon Was Gone"  How Earth without the moon would be a very different and desolate place with just four hours of sunlight, giant hurricanes that would last for months and virtually no complex life forms.  (Repeat) HISTORY
3/9/15
09:00 AM
"It Fell From Space"  Scientists gain insights into the cosmos from objects that fall from the heavens, including asteroids, comets, meteors and space debris.  (Repeat) HISTORY
3/9/15
10:00 AM
"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) HISTORY
3/9/15
11:00 AM
"The Milky Way"  Within the Milky Way can be found the debris of old, dying stars fueling the birth of new stars. Come along for a guided tour of 100,000 light-year-wide family of stars and stellar phenomena we call The Milky Way.  (Repeat) HISTORY
3/9/15
12:00 PM
"7 Wonders of the Solar System"  A trip to Enceladus; Saturn's famous rings; Jupiter's Great Red Spot; the Asteroid Belt; Mount Olympus; a close encounter with the searing surface of the sun; exploring Earth.  (Repeat) HISTORY
3/9/15
01:00 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) HISTORY
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.