The BEST episodes of Everything and Nothing

Every episode of Everything and Nothing ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Everything and Nothing!

Two-part documentary which deals with two of the deepest questions there are - what is everything, and what is nothing? In two epic, surreal and mind-expanding films, Professor Jim Al-Khalili searches for an answer to these questions as he explores the true size and shape of the universe and delves into the amazing science behind apparent nothingness.

Last Updated: 4/17/2024Network: BBC FourStatus: Ended
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#1 - Everything

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/21/2011

The first part, Everything, sees Professor Al-Khalili set out to discover what the universe might actually look like. The journey takes him from the distant past to the boundaries of the known universe. Along the way he charts the remarkable stories of the men and women who discovered the truth about the cosmos and investigates how our understanding of space has been shaped by both mathematics and astronomy.

Directors: Ben Wilson
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#2 - Nothing

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/28/2011

The second part, Nothing, explores science at the very limits of human perception. Where we now understand the deepest mysteries of the universe lie. Jim sets out to answer one very simple question - what is nothing? His journey ends with perhaps the most profound insight about reality that humanity has ever made; Everything came from nothing. The quantum world of the super-small shaped the vast universe we inhabit today, and Jim can prove it.

Directors: Ben Wilson
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