The Best Episodes of Wonders of Life

Expanding Universe

#1 - Expanding Universe 8.81

Season 1 - Episode 2

In the second episode, Brian travels to the U.S. to showcase how the laws of science allowed senses to arise.

Directors: Gideon Bradshaw
What is Life?

#2 - What is Life? 8.63

Season 1 - Episode 1

Professor Brian Cox journeys to Southeast Asia to see how life began on Earth and how the flow of energy created and supports life.

Directors: Gideon Bradshaw

#3 - Home 8.59

Season 1 - Episode 5

In the final episode, Cox explains what makes Earth a home for life and asks what ingredients were required for complex life to begin.

Directors: Gideon Bradshaw
Endless Forms Most Beautiful

#4 - Endless Forms Most Beautiful 8.56

Season 1 - Episode 3

Brian travels to Africa and Madagascar to analyse why Earth is a fertile place and how it allows complex life to exist.

Directors: Gideon Bradshaw
Size Matters

#5 - Size Matters 8.40

Season 1 - Episode 4

The fourth episode sees Brian in Australia looking at how the size of life affects each plant and animal, and how long it can survive.

Directors: Gideon Bradshaw