The BEST episodes directed by Dan Clifton

The Meaning of Life
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8.53
186 votes

#1 - The Meaning of Life

Stephen Hawking's Grand Design - Season 1 - Episode 1

"The Meaning of Life," explores what the laws of physics reveals about who and what we humans really are? Do we have free will or are we just complex biological machines working to the laws of nature? From Descartes to the latest advances in quantum physics, Hawking explores this fascinating territory with his famous fearless zeal as he questions the very nature of reality itself.

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The Key to the Cosmos
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8.24
222 votes

#2 - The Key to the Cosmos

Stephen Hawking's Grand Design - Season 1 - Episode 2

"The Key to the Cosmos," poses the ultimate-of-ultimate questions: Why does the universe exist and why does it follow rules and laws? What's the point of the enormous, endless cosmos, and why is it so perfectly tuned so as to allow life to exist? From Newton's ground breaking discovery of gravity, through hidden extra dimensions, to a muti-verse of billions more universes where anything - and everything - is possible.

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Out of Sight
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7.92
236 votes

#3 - Out of Sight

Richard Hammond's Invisible Worlds - Season 1 - Episode 2

The human eye is a remarkable piece of precision engineering, but it is also extremely limited. Beyond the narrow range of light that makes up the familiar colours of the rainbow is a vast spectrum of light, entirely unseen. But what if we could see beyond the narrow boundaries of our eyes and peer into this invisible realm?

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Did God Create the Universe?
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7.70
174 votes

#4 - Did God Create the Universe?

Stephen Hawking's Grand Design - Season 1 - Episode 3

Professor Stephen Hawking unfolds his personal, compelling vision of the biggest question of all: Is there a god who created and controls the universe in which we live? To answer this controversial and age old question, Hawking takes us on a journey through humanity's history of appraising our place in the Universe - from Vikings facing down eclipses to the laws of modern cosmology. Using the laws of physics, Hawking argues that the universe can pop into being from absolutely nothing, that there was no time before the creation of the universe and therefore, no room for a Grand Designer.

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What is One Degree?
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7.60
280 votes

#5 - What is One Degree?

Horizon - Season 2011 - Episode 1

Comedian Ben Miller returns to his roots as a physicist to try to answer a deceptively simple question: what is one degree of temperature? His quest takes him to the frontiers of current science as he meets researchers working on the hottest and coldest temperatures in the universe, and to a lab where he experiences some of the strangest effects of quantum physics - a place where super-cooled liquids simply pass through solid glass. Plus, Ben installs his very own Met office weather station at home. Ben's investigations in this personal and passionate film highlight the importance of measurement and accuracy in the 21st century.

Capitol Theater Haunting
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7.55
104 votes

#6 - Capitol Theater Haunting

Paranormal Witness - Season 2 - Episode 3

Recounting strange phenomena at Salt Lake City's Capitol Theatre

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Brooklyn Haunting
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7.35
178 votes

#7 - Brooklyn Haunting

Paranormal Witness - Season 2 - Episode 2

A family's scary experiences in a Brooklyn townhouse are detailed

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