Into The Universe with Stephen Hawking DVD
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- Format: DVD
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 180 Minutes
- Region: 1
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen
- Studio: Discovery Channel
- DVD Release Date: January 4, 2011
- Audio: ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Stereo
- Genre: Documentary
- Color: Color
- Release Date: 2010
DISCOVERY EXCLUSIVE!Into The Universe With Stephen Hawking, the world's most famous living scientist explores the greatest mysteries of the cosmos. In three landmark installments he reveals the wonders of the universe as never seen before. These Universe DVDs are definitive, provocative, surprising, and beautiful. With Stephen Hawking DVDs, take a fascinating look through the mind's eye of one of the finest brains on the planet.
Episode 1- Aliens: In "Are We Alone?" Hawking considers one of the most important mysteries facing humankind — the possibility of alien, intelligent life. He leads us on a journey rendered in eye-popping detail, from the moons of Jupiter to a galaxy maybe not so far, far away. We will meet possible aliens and wonder at their form, we will delve into the very principles of what it is to call something alive, and we will calculate the likelihood of 'contact' being made.
Episode 2- Time Travel: "Is Time Travel Possible?" Hawking explores the world's favorite scientific 'what if?' He explores all the possibilities, warping the very fabric of time and space as he goes. From killing your grandfather to riding a black hole, we learn the pitfalls and the prospects for a technology that could quite literally, change everything.
Episode 3- The Story of Everything: The Story of Everything. In 2 eye-popping hours, Hawking reveals the wonders of the cosmos to a new generation. Delve into the mind of the world's most famous living scientist and reveal the splendor and majesty of the universe as never seen before. See how the universe began, how it creates stars, black holes and life — and how everything will end.