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Stephen Hawking challenges volunteers and viewers to consider some of humanity's greatest questions.

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Three ordinary people search for humanity's true place in the cosmos.
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Self-assembling machines, light-up bacteria and a physical demonstration of evolution revolutionize volunteers' views of life.
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Stephen Hawking leads three people on a journey of discovery featuring racing cars, ice skaters, balloons and running tracks.
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Stephen Hawking prompts three people to think like philosophers as well as scientists as they assess why humans exist.
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Stephen Hawking challenges three people to ponder the likelihood of alien life.
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Stephen Hawking considers whether time travel is possible; ideas include DeLoreans, atomic clocks, a giant black hole and a large swath of New York.

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Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking brings his vision of the universe to the screen for the first time, combining cutting-edge effects, digitally enhanced NASA footage and live action to delve into such topics as how the universe began, whether life exists on other planets, and whether our galaxy has a life expectancy. The professor also theorizes what the Big Bang can tell us about the eventual end of the universe.
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The ideas of Stephen Hawking and his collaborators on the origin of the cosmos.
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Commander Stephen Hawking pilots his space ship on the journey of a lifetime.
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Stephen Hawking draws on 40 years of research to answer some of life's compelling questions.
"Naked Science" strips away the layers of a scientific investigation into one of the big mysteries of our time, revealing through expert analysis realistic scenarios that either confirm or deny long-held assumptions and misconceptions.
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What are you curious about? Whatever it is, it's likely this unprecedented event series created by Discovery founder John Hendricks has it covered. Spanning five years with 60 episodes and companion content across Discovery's networks, "Curiosity" uncovers the truths behind life's most challenging questions, with each episode focusing on a single enduring question in science, technology and society. From the macro to the micro, provocative and insightful subjects are explored to the fullest, a journey for answers undertaken by a different celebrity host every episode. The series premieres with astrophysicist Stephen Hawking renewing the centuries-old debate, "Did God Create the Universe." Other hosts include actors Morgan Freeman, Michelle Rodriguez, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Robin Williams and Discovery Channel personalities Adam Savage and Mike Rowe.