Genre: Science, Documentary
Premise: Academy Award winner Morgan Freeman hosts and narrates this series that explores some of the deepest mysteries of existence, such as what triggered life on Earth. Bright minds from a variety of scientific disciplines -- including astrophysics, quantum mechanics and string theory -- discuss their thoughts on issues that have intrigued mankind for hundreds of years, with the ultimate goal of revealing the universe's extraordinary truth. What do aliens look like? Do some people really have a sixth sense? Can mankind live forever? Producers believe science may be evolved enough to offer more than philosophical theories.
S05, E10 (First Aired: Jul. 16, 2014)
Looking at the dark matter in the universe; Cosmologists need to figure out what dark matter is and if it could threaten the world of light.
S01, E07 (First Aired: Jul. 14, 2010)
Using instruments that have only just been developed, a leading astronomer believes she may have already heard efforts of alien communications.