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VideoMar 2020

Astrum | How do we know it rains iron on WASP-76b?

(5:52) There is an exoplanet where it rains iron, but it is 690 light years away. So how could we possibly know that?

VideoMay 2017

Neil deGrasse Tyson and Joe Rogan debate the moon landing

(35:31) Did we put a man on the moon in 1969?

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VideoApr 2011

The Sagan Series - A Reassuring Fable

Consider again that pale blue dot. Can you imagine God would bother? Carl Sagan puts the point more poetically.

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VideoAug 2010

Short life of Space Shuttle Atlantis' rocket boosters

A shot into space followed by a spectacular return to Earth, that is the life-cycle of a space shuttle booster rocket. Onboard cameras follow Space Shuttle Atlantis into space, before returning on a dramatic journey back to Earth.

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Jan 2020

There are more stars in the universe than...

There are more stars in the universe than there are grains of sand on Earth. There are more atoms in a single grain of sand than there are stars in the universe. Two thought-provoking facts.

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VideoAug 2012

Curiosity's first full resolution descent to Mars - Amazing!

(0:50) Full-resolution version of the NASA Curiosity rover descent to Mars, taken by the MARDI descent imager. As of 20 August 2012, all but a dozen 1600x1200 frames have been uploaded from the rover, and those missing were interpolated using thumbnail data. The result was applied a heavy noise reduction, color balance, and sharpening for best visibility.

VideoJan 2011

Hubble finds most distant object ever seen in the universe

A compact galaxy 13.2 billion years light years away existing when the universe was only half a billion years old, has been spotted by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope

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VideoDec 2011

The promise of Kepler 22B

(6:17) On December 5, 2011, the Kepler science team confirmed the existence of the most Earth-like planet so far discovered, orbiting a star not dissimilar to our sun, a mere 600 light years away.

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VideoAug 2010

Something big, something strange discovered on Saturn

Second largest planet in our solar system, Saturn holds a secret. A mysterious hexagon over its north pole, as yet unexplained.

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VideoSep 2010

Timelapse Montage, by Mike Flores

Dramatic POV through the vast cosmos on a beautiful rock. According to Mike Flores, this was a montage of time-lapse shots for his showreel - it was never meant to be a standalone clip.

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