The BEST Episodes of Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 23, 2021

Network: Discovery

Into The Universe with Stephen Hawking is an epic new kind of cosmology series, a Planet Earth of the heavens. It takes the world's most famous scientific mind and sets it free, powered by the limitless possibilities of computer animation. Hawking gives us the ultimate guide to the universe, a ripping yarn based on real science, spanning the whole of space and time -- from the nature of the universe itself, to the chances of alien life, and the real possibility of time travel.

The Story of Everything

#1 - The Story of Everything

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired May 2, 2010

The world's most famous living scientist presents the wonders of the universe, revealing the splendor and majesty of the cosmos as never seen before. See how the universe began, how it creates stars, black holes and life -- and how everything will end.

star 8.16
537 votes
Time Travel

#2 - Time Travel

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 25, 2010

"Is Time Travel Possible?" Hawking explores the world's favorite scientific 'what if?' warping the very fabric of time and space as he goes. From killing your grandfather to riding a black hole, see how time travel may actually come true.

star 7.72
711 votes

#3 - Aliens

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 25, 2010

Hawking joins science and imagination to explore one of the most important mysteries facing humankind — the possibility of alien, intelligent life and the likelihood of future "contact." Traveling from the moons of Jupiter to a galaxy maybe not so far, far away, he'll introduce us to possible alien life forms — in stunning CGI — that face the same universal trials of adaptation and survival as the residents of Earth.

star 7.48
908 votes