How the Universe Works

How the Universe Works is the greatest story ever told, the creation of everything us. The programme investigates how the Universe came into existence out of nothing, and how it grew from a miniscule point, smaller than an atomic particle, to the vast cosmos we see today.

Show Info

Airs on: United States Science (2010 - now)
Schedule: Tuesdays at 22:00 (60 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: Science-Fiction History

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The Quasar Enigma

Episode 6x07; Feb 20, 2018

Quasars are the brightest and most powerful objects in the universe, and though they have shaped the cosmos, they might ultimately destroy everything that exists.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
6x07: The Quasar EnigmaFeb 20, 2018
6x06: Secret History of MercuryFeb 13, 2018
6x05: Uranus & Neptune: Rise of the Ice GiantsFeb 6, 2018
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