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Genius by Stephen Hawking

What Are We?

Episode 5 | 54m 41s | WETA Passport

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Three ordinary people take on challenges to try to understand what they really are. In this episode the volunteers are led to an amazing realization about the nature of life itself.

Aired: 06/01/16 | Rating: TV-PG

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