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  • Destiny

    Prof Brian Cox makes sense of the universe in his awe-inspiring series. Discover the role of time in creating both the universe and ourselves in this first instalment.

  • Stardust

    In the second part of his epic exploration of the universe, Professor Brian Cox strives to answer the biggest questions of all: what are we and where do we come from?

  • Falling

    Gravity - a force that holds the key to some of the universe's greatest riddles. In the third episode of his groundbreaking series, Brian Cox unravels its many mysteries.

  • Messengers

    Prof Brian Cox concludes his epic journey through space. Discover how the properties of light offer a unique insight into the history and evolution of our universe.

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Wonders of the Universe

Series 1

Wonders of the Universe

  • Destiny

    Prof Brian Cox makes sense of the universe in his awe-inspiring series. Discover the role of time in creating both the universe and ourselves in this first instalment.

  • Stardust

    In the second part of his epic exploration of the universe, Professor Brian Cox strives to answer the biggest questions of all: what are we and where do we come from?

  • Falling

    Gravity - a force that holds the key to some of the universe's greatest riddles. In the third episode of his groundbreaking series, Brian Cox unravels its many mysteries.

  • Messengers

    Prof Brian Cox concludes his epic journey through space. Discover how the properties of light offer a unique insight into the history and evolution of our universe.