Secrets of the Universe examines the powers and mysteries of our universe. Each episode unlocks our current scientific knowledge of space as it takes us on a cosmic voyage to see it all.
Experience our universe’s raw chaotic powers, as we investigate supermassive black holes, visit the some of the most toxic worlds in our cosmos, and explore supernovas: the death of stars.
Episode 1: Dynamic Earth
Episode one follows how our planet’s climate is dynamically shaped and intertwined by the massive energy flows coming from our sun.
Episode 2: Super Volcanoes
Episode two looks at super volcanoes on Earth and in our solar system.
Witness Earth’s mightiest super volcanoe eruptions and how they shaped the planet as we know it today. Furthermore, by examining Earth’s super volcanoes, scientists have a good idea as to how giant volcanic eruptions have shaped the other planets in our solar system.
Episode 3: Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity
Take a look at black holes as we we join episode three.
Follow our current understanding of what black holes are, how they are created and what lies beyond them.
Episode 4: Oasis in Space
Go on a startling and beautiful voyage through our universe, galaxy and solar system in search of water and water worlds like Earth.
Could the presence of water in space mean there is life beyond Earth?
Episode 5: Undiscovered Worlds
Episode five explores our universe to find habitable exoplanets outside our solar system. It asks whether or not other planets like Earth exists and travels through our cosmos to find and explore these exotic planets.
Episode 6: Death Of A Star
Episode six explores supernovas, the death of a star. Journey to the furthest reaches of our galaxy and experience both the awesome beauty and destructive power of stars.
Episode 7: Search for the Edge of the Universe
Is there an end to our universe? The final episode investigates whether or not there is by starting from our solar system and flying through the cosmos to find “the end”.
- Release date2015
- Full runtime
- Director(s)Thomas Lucas
- Part of the seriesSecrets of the Universe
- Production companyThomas Lucas Productions