2 videodiscs (344 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD ; Region 1 ; 5.1 Dolby digital surround ; anamorphic widescreen, 1.78:1 aspect ratio.
In English with optional subtitles in English SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing).
Narrator, Mike Rowe.
Photography, Chris Suttcliffe, Paul Lang, Mark Molesworth ; editors, Benedict Jackson, Jose Garrido, Chris Roberts, Roger Guertin, David Gasson, Melanie McDonald, Roy Gilbert, Alex Archer, Steve Brown ; music, Richard Blair-Oliphant ; consultant, Nigel Henbest.
Originally broadcast as a television program on the Discovery Channel in 2010.
Have you ever wondered exactly how our Universe is put together? How is it built? And how it actually works? This is ultimate guide to the Cosmos will show as never before the inner workings of our planet, the Solar System, the galaxies and the Universe itself. This series investigates the nuts and bolts of our cosmos, exploring a whole range of fascinating celestial phenomena and how they came to be the way they are. Experts and mind-blowing CGI, take viewers under the celestial hood to tell the greatest story of all--the story of how we and everything around us began.
Disc 1. Big bang / directed by Louise V. Say (43 min.) -- Black holes / directed by Peter Chinn ; produced by Martin Mortimore (43 min.) -- Alien galaxies / directed by Louise V. Say (43 min.) -- Extreme stars / directed by Peter Chinn (43 min.).
Disc 2. Extreme planets / directed by Lorne Townend (43 min.) -- Supernovas / directed by Shaun Trevisick (43 min.) -- Alien solar systems / directed by Lorne Townend (43 min.) -- Alien moons / directed by Shaun Trevisick (43 min.).
Rowe, Mike, 1962-
Discovery Channel (Firm)
Discovery Communications, Inc.
Gaiam Americas, Inc.
How the universe works (Television program)