Through the Wormhole: Series 8 – With Morgan Freeman
The final season of Through the Wormhole is upon us. Morgan Freeman continues to challenge audiences to think about daring topics in the last season of Through the Wormhole.
Part 1: Is the Force With Us
New research is beginning to reveal a hidden force in the universe – one that penetrates space with trillions of invisible connections, instantly linking every place in our world and joining our future with our past. Is the Force with us?
Part 2: Can We Cheat Death
Death is life’s greatest certainty. But that may be about to change. Scientists have discovered an immortal animal that may hold the secret of endless regeneration. They’re on the brink of editing our DNA so that we can cure death like a disease. Or is dying necessary for the survival of our species?
Part 3: Can We Hack the Planet
Humanity is under threat – from storms that seem to get ever fiercer, earthquakes that seem ever more deadly, and killer viruses that are engulfing the globe. Some scientists think it’s time for us to fight back. Can we – should we -hack the planet?
Part 4: Is Gun Crime a Virus
Every 17 minutes in America, someone is killed with a gun. Politicians can’t seem to stop the violence. But epidemiologists, psychologists and big data crunchers are discovering that gun crime spreads like a virus -and science may be able to stop its spread.