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1. Cosmos (1980)

TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary

9.3
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Astronomer Carl Sagan leads us on an engaging guided tour of the various elements and cosmological theories of the universe.

Stars: Carl Sagan, Jaromír Hanzlík, Jonathan Fahn, Alan Belod

Votes: 26,944

2. Journey to the Edge of the Universe (2008 TV Movie)

91 min | Documentary

8.6
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A journey through space and time.

Director: Yavar Abbas | Stars: Alec Baldwin, Sean Pertwee

Votes: 3,117

3. The Story of Science (2010– )

Documentary

8.3
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Michael Mosley takes an informative and ambitious journey exploring how the evolution of scientific understanding is intimately interwoven with society's historical path.

Stars: Michael Mosley, Robert W. Allan, Marlon Beale, Simon Chaplin

Votes: 538

4. The Real Eve (2002 TV Movie)

103 min | Documentary

7.7
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The made-for-cable documentary film The Real Eve is predicated on the theory that the human race can be traced to a common ancestor. The mitochondrial DNA of one prehistoric woman, who ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Piddington | Star: Danny Glover

Votes: 75

5. Genius of Britain: The Scientists Who Changed the World (2010– )

Documentary

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Stars: Jim Al-Khalili, Richard Dawkins, James Dyson, Stephen Hawking

Votes: 117

6. The Enemies of Reason (2007 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary

8.3
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Scientist Richard Dawkins turns a hostile eye on the world of alternative medicine.

Director: Russell Barnes | Stars: Derren Brown, Deepak Chopra, Richard Dawkins, Chris French

Votes: 1,584

7. When We Left Earth: The NASA Missions (2008– )

Documentary, History

8.8
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Narrated by award-winning actor Gary Sinise, WHEN WE LEFT EARTH is the incredible story of humankind's greatest adventure, as it happened, told by the people who were there. From the early ... See full summary »

Stars: Gene Kranz, Gary Sinise, Jim Lovell, Eugene Cernan

Votes: 1,580

8. Genius: Charles Darwin (2003 Video)

Documentary, Biography, History

6.5
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Director: Chris Gormlie | Star: Graham McTavish

Votes: 27

9. Known Universe (2009– )

60 min | Documentary

8.1
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Stars: Steve Jacobs, Beau Weaver, Sigrid Close, Andy Howell

Votes: 279

10. A Brief History of Time (1991)

G | 80 min | Documentary, Biography

7.4
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78 Metascore

A film about the life and work of the cosmologist, Stephen Hawking, who despite his near total paralysis, is one of the great minds of all time.

Director: Errol Morris | Stars: Stephen Hawking, Isobel Hawking, Janet Humphrey, Mary Hawking

Votes: 4,260 | Gross: $2.28M

11. God, the Universe and Everything Else (1988 Video)

51 min | Talk-Show

7.9
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In a studio setting, Stephen Hawking, Arthur C. Clarke and Carl Sagan (who joins them via satellite) discuss the Big Bang theory, God, our existence as well as the possibility of extraterrestrial life.

Director: Hector Stewart | Stars: Magnus Magnusson, Stephen Hawking, Arthur C. Clarke, Carl Sagan

Votes: 163

12. Horizon (1964– )
Episode: Can We Make a Star on Earth? (2009)

Documentary

8.4
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Professor Brian Cox takes a global journey in search of the energy source of the future. Called nuclear fusion, it is the process that fuels the sun and every other star in the universe. ... See full summary »

Stars: Brian Cox, Stirling Colgate, Steve Cowley, Alex Filippenko

Votes: 42

13. Horizon (1964– )

50 min | Documentary

8.7
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Horizon is BBC Two's flagship 50-minute science documentary series. In September 2004 it celebrated its 40th anniversary and it continues to enjoy outstanding critical acclaim. Recognised ... See full summary »

Stars: Paul Vaughan, Jack Fortune, Dilly Barlow, Martin Jarvis

Votes: 813