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Cosmic Journeys

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  • Cosmic Journeys - The Search for Earth-like Planets

    • Season 1
    • Episode 1
    Get the latest from the planet-hunting frontier. Find out what we are learning about our place in the cosmos from the search for earth-like planets.

    This journey started tens of thousands of years...
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  • Cosmic Journeys - Reinventing Space Flight

    • Season 1
    • Episode 10
    Follow Dr. Ben Longmier and his team into the rugged Alaskan wilderness on a quest to build a whole new type of rocket engine. Their goal is to test sensitive components by launching them into radi...
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  • Super Hurricanes and Typhoons

    • Season 1
    • Episode 8
    Hurricanes, typhoons, tropical cyclones: they are creatures of tropical seas, sweeping up heat laden waters, converting it to wind, rain, and waves. Why do a rare few evolve into colossal monsters,...
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  • Earth in 1000 Years

    • by SpaceRip
    • 6 months ago
    • 1,184,349 views
    • Season 1
    • Episode 2
    This edition of COSMIC JOURNEYS explores the still unfolding story of Earth's past and the light it sheds on the science of climate change today. While that story can tell us about the mechanisms t...
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  • Supermassive Black Hole at the Center of the Galaxy

    • Season 1
    • Episode 7
    Enjoy this updated, expanded version of our Cosmic Journeys episode. Feel the pull of the largest object in our galaxy, a supermassive black hole. Astronomers are discovering its properties by prob...
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  • Hyper Earth: the New World in 4k UHD

    • Season 1
    • Episode 20
    Scientists are intensively tracking the workings of planet Earth with satellites that chart its winds, ocean currents, temperatures, plant growth, and more. They are constructing a new virtual Eart...
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  • Mysteries of a Dark Universe

    • Season 1
    • Episode 16
    Cosmology, the study of the universe as a whole, has been turned on its head by a stunning discovery that the universe is flying apart in all directions at an ever-increasing rate.

    Is the univers...
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  • The Incredible Journey of Apollo 12

    • Season 1
    • Episode 19
    It's the ultimate buddy movie, with two astronauts hitting the road and landing on the moon.

    Earth. November 14, 1969. Three astronauts, with spacesuits, food, water, and a battery of scientific ...
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  • The Riddle of AntiMatter

    • Season 1
    • Episode 15
    Explore one of the deepest mysteries about the origin of our universe. According to standard theory, the early moments of the universe were marked by the explosive contact between subatomic particl...
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  • Alien Planets & Eyeball Earths: The Search for Habitable Planets

    • Season 1
    • Episode 17
    Find out where to look for Extraterrestrial Life. What planets are likely to have the right conditions? And what makes Earth special? So far, in this age of planet hunting, we've yet to find anythi...
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  • Crashing into the Moon

    • Season 1
    • Episode 23
    There was a time when only government agencies had the ability to blast rockets into space, or send missions to worlds beyond our own. These days, countries around the world are preparing to send m...
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  • Voyage to Pandora: First Interstellar Space Flight

    • by SpaceRip
    • 4 years ago
    • 1,412,084 views
    • Season 1
    • Episode 21
    Pandora is the idyllic blue world featured in the movie Avatar. Its location is a real place: Alpha Centauri, the nearest star to our Sun and the most likely destination for our first journey beyon...
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Popular Clips Play

  • The Infinite Monkey Theorem

    • Season 1 Clip
    Here's a re-enactment of the famous paradox known as the "infinite monkey theorem."
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  • Preview: Attack Of The Sun

    • Season 1 Clip
    The sun sinks below the horizon. The serenity of night draws near. Soon, the Earth will turn in harmony with the cosmos. But not necessarily in harmony with our star.

    The sun is sending us ominous...
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  • Where We Stand in the Cosmic Energy Continuum

    • Season 1 Clip
    Today, energy is very much on our minds, as we search for ways to power our civilization and serve the needs of our citizens.

    But what is energy? Where does it come from? And where do we stand wi...
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  • The Riddle of Anti-Matter PREVIEW

    • Season 1 Clip
    An international race is picking up speed... to see our universe for what it really is... and how it came to be. According to standard theory, the universe emerged from the explosive contact betwee...
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  • Mysteries of a Dark Universe - PREVIEW

    • Season 1 Clip
    The scientists who made the discovery of dark energy and the accelerating universe were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics. The discovery turned cosmology on its head by showing that time and space...
  • Is the Universe Infinite? PREVIEW

    • Season 1 Clip
    Watch this and other space videos at http://SpaceRip.com

    Enjoy this preview, in 1080p, of our newest Cosmic Journeys episode, "Is the Universe Infinite?" Look for the full episode next week. Her...
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