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The Beginning and End of the Universe 

Two documentary movies, the first discuss the theory of the beginning of the universe (big bang theory), while the other includes the ending theories.

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Two documentary movies, the first discuss the theory of the beginning of the universe (big bang theory), while the other includes the ending theories.

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22 March 2016 (UK) See more »

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I Didn't Know That They Still Made Documentaries Like This
2 February 2018 | by masercotSee all my reviews

Well, I'm shocked. I was prepared for another documentary that assumed a viewer IQ of about seventy and got someone quite interesting and enjoyable. The host of the show doesn't talk down to the viewer and seems to not only know about the subject but to actually be interested in it. Math is shown... not differential equations or anything that advanced but taking the time to do the arithmetic on red shift was a nice look into how an astrophysicist might scratch something out on a scrap of paper while discussing something with a colleague. They show us the bumps on a spectrograph and spend some time on it. It's an important piece of equipment in so many fields. But, what I liked best was I actually learned a thing or two; and, if piqued my interest.

If you like the older Cosmos series, with Carl Sagan, this is kind of comparable.


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