Solar System


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The Moon

The Moon

A look at how our love affair with the moon has waxed and waned since we landed there.

Destination Titan

Destination Titan

Film about the space probe sent by British scientists to Titan, Saturn's largest moon.

Dead or Alive

4. Wonders of the Solar System: Original Series, Dead or Alive

Brian Cox shows how a planet's size can make the difference between life and death.

The Thin Blue Line

3. Wonders of the Solar System: Original Series, The Thin Blue Line

How an envelope of gas can create some of the most wondrous sights in the solar system.

Empire of the Sun

1. Wonders of the Solar System: Original Series, Empire of the Sun

Professor Brian Cox explores the sun - the powerhouse of our solar system.

Order Out of Chaos

2. Wonders of the Solar System: Original Series, Order Out of Chaos

Professor Brian Cox looks at the rings of Saturn, formed from a chaotic cloud of gas.

Outer Limits

The Sky at Night: Outer Limits

Sir Patrick Moore discusses the ice giants Uranus and Neptune.

Curious About Mars

The Sky at Night: Curious About Mars

As Mars returns to the night skies, Sir Patrick Moore discusses its four faces.