2007 - 2008, Comedy, Other, Science
An astronomer leaves London for a remote settlement in Australia.

Episode Guide

  • Supernova - May the Best Man Win (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    May the Best Man Win

    Chad becomes trapped outside the shuttle in space, and Rachel grants him a wedding before the oxygen runs out.

  • Supernova - Something Wicked This Way Comes (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Something Wicked This Way Comes

    Paul digs up an aboriginal codpiece in the desert, bringing down an ancient curse upon the observatory.

  • Supernova - Perseverance (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:


    Pip throws her back out, which leaves Paul in charge of the observatory.

  • Supernova - Big Red (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Big Red

    While Paul is suspended from duty, Max drags him into the desert to help hunt down a killer kangaroo.

  • Supernova - How's Your Father? (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    How's Your Father?

    A woman turns up at the observatory and seduces Paul like a depraved beast.

  • Supernova - Wild Oats (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Wild Oats

    Paul becomes the star jockey during camel racing week.

  • Supernova - Where Men Are Men (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Where Men Are Men

    After writing a paper on how the universe will end, Paul offends a local writer, who then challenges him to a duel.

  • Supernova - Unity (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:


    Paul discovers a planet, and a documentary crew arrives to cover the story.

  • Supernova - Venus Rising (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Venus Rising

    As the planet Venus moves close to Earth, the observatory becomes a hotbed of raging desire.

  • Supernova - When You Wish Upon a Star (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    When You Wish Upon a Star

    The observatory staff throw Paul a surprise birthday party, overwhelming him with emotion.

  • Supernova - God, Are You Out There? (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    God, Are You Out There?

    After recovering from a near fatal encounter with a black swamp toad, Paul thinks he sees the face of God in space.

  • Supernova - Black Hole (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Black Hole

    Disillusioned astronomer Paul Hamilton proceeds from a boring life in London to the Royal Australian Observatory in the middle of the Outback.