Note: Now you can watch the complete uncut 58 minute version of “What is Time?” by going to Segment 6.
There is an aspect of our lives that we all take for granted. Its something so familiar you usually dont even give it a second thought. One of the key elements of being a human being is that we can tell the time. It allows us to make sense of the world. The past, present and the future but it is no where near straight forward as you might think. Professor Brian Cox is going to find out what makes time tick. Did Time have a beginning? Why does time tick and does our future already exist? Professor Brian Cox is going to try and answer one of the simplest questions you can ask, What Time is It? Segment 1 (9 min)