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Human Universe 

Brian travels the globe to discuss these topics with examples from our planet and others in the universe.

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Brian Cox ...  Himself - Host / ... 5 episodes, 2014
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Brian travels the globe to discuss these topics with examples from our planet and others in the universe.

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October 2014 (UK) See more »

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23 June 2018 | by SnoopyStyleSee all my reviews

This 5-part BBC series examines the universe and humanity's place in it. The presenter Brian Cox seems like an amiable chap. He's energetic and personable in his explanations of dense material. It's a little uneven. The subject matter is so vast and the limits are so permeable that it's hard to define the premise. The episode titles do define the issues but the premise is so nebulous that one could go on forever on this subject. Brian is a professor at the School of Physics and Astronomy in the University of Manchester. He tends to skew towards the science of it all but he has a good amount of humanity. I like the third episode best mainly because he discusses the Drake equation with Drake. They're all fairly good with interesting takes. It's filmed well and it maintained my interest.


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