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Satisfying curiosity has always been at the heart of Discovery, and this series seeks to ask and answer the most fundamental questions facing the world today. Is there a Creator? Is there an alternate universe? Why is sex fun? What happened on the Titanic? Each episode begins with one question which cascades into several more as we tackle the most provocative and insightful questions of our time.

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Satisfying curiosity has always been at the heart of Discovery, and this series seeks to ask and answer the most fundamental questions facing the world today. Is there a Creator? Is there an alternate universe? Why is sex fun? What happened on the Titanic? Each episode begins with one question which cascades into several more as we tackle the most provocative and insightful questions of our time.

    • EPISODE 1

    Did God Create the Universe?

    Are the earliest moments of existence a question for science? Or religion? The world's most famous living scientist takes on the ultimate question: Did God create the universe?

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    • 43 Minutes

    Are the earliest moments of existence a question for science? Or religion? The world's most famous living scientist takes on the ultimate question: Did God create the universe?

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    • EPISODE 2

    Alien Invasion: Are We Ready?

    Aliens attacking Earth -- it's the stuff of sci-fi stories, but what if it really happened? Host Michelle Rodriguez (Avatar, Battle: LA) brings together top scientists and military strategists to dramatize what would happen if and when aliens attack.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Aliens attacking Earth -- it's the stuff of sci-fi stories, but what if it really happened? Host Michelle Rodriguez (Avatar, Battle: LA) brings together top scientists and military strategists to dramatize what would happen if and when aliens attack.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 3

    Why Is Sex Fun?

    Orgasm - one of the most intense pleasures. But what are orgasms actually for? In men, the answer's simple- reproduction. But women don't need an orgasm to get pregnant. With cutting edge science, Maggie Gyllenhaal hosts a revealing investigation.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Orgasm - one of the most intense pleasures. But what are orgasms actually for? In men, the answer's simple- reproduction. But women don't need an orgasm to get pregnant. With cutting edge science, Maggie Gyllenhaal hosts a revealing investigation.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 4

    What Sank Titanic?

    It's almost 100 years since the Titanic sank. We think we know the story but how much do we actually know? Drawing on detailed trial records that describe the sinking, we recreate both the science and human drama of one of history's greatest stories.

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    • 1 Hour 27 Minutes

    It's almost 100 years since the Titanic sank. We think we know the story but how much do we actually know? Drawing on detailed trial records that describe the sinking, we recreate both the science and human drama of one of history's greatest stories.

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    • 1 Hour 27 Minutes
    • EPISODE 5

    What's Beneath America?

    Everything which has made America bountiful and powerful is a product of forces which date back billions of years. How have earth's ancient forces made America what it is today?

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    • 43 Minutes

    Everything which has made America bountiful and powerful is a product of forces which date back billions of years. How have earth's ancient forces made America what it is today?

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    • 43 Minutes
    • EPISODE 6

    How Will the World End?

    The Mayans predict that time will end on December 21, 2012. But how likely is a global apocalypse from a scientific point of view? When, where and will it happen, if at all? Samuel L. Jackson hosts this CGI spectacular.

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    • 43 Minutes

    The Mayans predict that time will end on December 21, 2012. But how likely is a global apocalypse from a scientific point of view? When, where and will it happen, if at all? Samuel L. Jackson hosts this CGI spectacular.

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    • 43 Minutes
    • EPISODE 7

    I, Caveman: Back to the Stone Age

    Were we better off as cavemen? Morgan Spurlock ("Super Size Me") joins nine ordinary men and women in an attempt to survive in the wild using only stone-age technology. Cold, dehydration, and hunger threaten to derail the experiment from the start.

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    • 41 Minutes

    Were we better off as cavemen? Morgan Spurlock ("Super Size Me") joins nine ordinary men and women in an attempt to survive in the wild using only stone-age technology. Cold, dehydration, and hunger threaten to derail the experiment from the start.

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    • 41 Minutes
    • EPISODE 8

    I, Caveman: The Great Hunt

    Morgan Spurlock ("Super Size Me") and his group continue their experiment to live in the wild only stone-age technology. Hunger and deprivation push the group to the brink of failure. Can a successful elk hunt save them?

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    • 41 Minutes

    Morgan Spurlock ("Super Size Me") and his group continue their experiment to live in the wild only stone-age technology. Hunger and deprivation push the group to the brink of failure. Can a successful elk hunt save them?

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    • 41 Minutes
    • EPISODE 9

    Can You Live Forever?

    What would it be like to be immortal? It's the year 2967 and Adam Savage is 1000 years old. He reflects on his long life revealing how science in the 21st century transformed his body, creating a supercharged cyber-human, allowing him to live forever.

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    • 43 Minutes

    What would it be like to be immortal? It's the year 2967 and Adam Savage is 1000 years old. He reflects on his long life revealing how science in the 21st century transformed his body, creating a supercharged cyber-human, allowing him to live forever.

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    • 43 Minutes
    • EPISODE 10

    World's Dirtiest Man

    Mike Rowe (Dirty Jobs) becomes a human lab rat to learn firsthand to uncover the hidden world of creepy crawlies that live on the human body. Revealing a wild jungle of unseen creatures, you'll never look at your body the same way again.

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    • 42 Minutes

    Mike Rowe (Dirty Jobs) becomes a human lab rat to learn firsthand to uncover the hidden world of creepy crawlies that live on the human body. Revealing a wild jungle of unseen creatures, you'll never look at your body the same way again.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 11

    How Evil Are You?

    Eli Roth, director of horror classic Hostel, is searching for the true nature of Evil. In a series of experiments, he examines what causes people to perform evil acts, then the daring test - could ordinary people perform acts of violence on strangers.

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    • 37 Minutes

    Eli Roth, director of horror classic Hostel, is searching for the true nature of Evil. In a series of experiments, he examines what causes people to perform evil acts, then the daring test - could ordinary people perform acts of violence on strangers.

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    • 37 Minutes
    • EPISODE 12

    Life Before Birth

    It's meant to be a joyous event - in reality, it's a gripping battle for survival. Using cutting edge technology, we go inside the womb and follow the story from conception to birth, showing how the struggle for life turns into the miracle of birth.

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    • 42 Minutes

    It's meant to be a joyous event - in reality, it's a gripping battle for survival. Using cutting edge technology, we go inside the womb and follow the story from conception to birth, showing how the struggle for life turns into the miracle of birth.

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    • 42 Minutes
    • EPISODE 13

    What's America Worth?

    Ever thought how much America is worth? Imagine putting a dollar amount on everything in America -all the land, the resources under our feet, our homes, even the water we drink. For the first time, Donald Trump puts a value on it all.

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    • 43 Minutes

    Ever thought how much America is worth? Imagine putting a dollar amount on everything in America -all the land, the resources under our feet, our homes, even the water we drink. For the first time, Donald Trump puts a value on it all.

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    • 43 Minutes
    • EPISODE 14

    Your Body on Drugs

    Robin Williams, who's experienced both the highs and lows of substance abuse, hosts a groundbreaking TV experiment. 4 heavy users on 4 of America's most abused drugs perform a series of physical tests to show exactly how drugs work.

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    Robin Williams, who's experienced both the highs and lows of substance abuse, hosts a groundbreaking TV experiment. 4 heavy users on 4 of America's most abused drugs perform a series of physical tests to show exactly how drugs work.

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