Genius by Stephen Hawking - Where are we

In Genius by Stephen Hawking, Professor Stephen Hawking challenges a selection of volunteers to think like the greatest geniuses in history and solve some of humanity's most enduring questions.

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Stephen Hawking’s Machine of Life


Humans are made of tiny machines, which must all work together to thrive.

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How Atoms Are Created in the Magnet Experiment


An experiment with magnets demonstrates how energy allows atoms to be created.

Aiming for a Target


Molecules adapt to survive their environment and are passed on to the next generation.

How Far Apart Are the Moon and the Earth?


Demonstration finding the distance between the moon and the Earth.

Pendulum Experiment


The Earth rotates, and where you are changes how you see the universe.

Smartphone and Tablet Models of the Galaxies


Using smartphones and tablets to measure how far apart the Milky Way is from Andromeda.

Brain Activity and Fireworks


EEG display shows how our brains make decisions.