Hosted by renowned astrophysicist Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Cosmos continues from its 1980 predecessor, exploring how we discovered the laws of nature and found our coordinates in space and time. It brings to life never-before-told stories of the heroic quest for knowledge and transports viewers to new worlds and across the universe for a vision of the cosmos on the grandest scale. The most profound scientific concepts are presented with stunning clarity, uniting skepticism and wonder, weaving rigorous science with emotion and spirituality to form a single, united, transcendent experience.
A piece focusing on a bequest of Sagan's papers and notebooks to the Library of Congress. Seth MacFarlane and Ann Druyan are in attendance.
A fun and sometimes funny look at the massive assortment of geeks (Neil deGrasse Tyson's own words) who congregated at Comic-Con.
Elucidates how this new series built upon the foundation forged by Sagan while offering some fun behind the scenes looks at how things were filmed.
Interactive Cosmic Calendar features Ann Druyan as host and voiceover artist in this compendium of information laid out on a timeline accessible by choosing any given cosmic "month". Various pit stops on the calendar feature more information about that particular epoch or event.