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  • Electric Magnetic show

    Electric Magnetic

    It took Galileo 14 years to travel through Jupiter's magnetosphere, capable of frying electronics.

    (03:09)
  • Intriguing show

    Intriguing

    The brief flyby of Voyagers 1 and 2 raised many questions for spacecraft Galileo to answer.

    (03:09)
  • Red Spot show

    Red Spot

    Jupiter's Red Spot is a mystery. Was it caused by a giant storm that has been raging for at least 300 years?

    (03:05)
  • Magnetic show

    Magnetic

    Jupiter's magnetosphere is the largest thing in the Solar System, matching the moon's size were it visible.

    (00:33)
  • Mars v. Earth show

    Mars v. Earth

    Mars is very similar to Earth, sharing many characteristics after being created in much the same way.

    (03:00)
  • Mars' Secrets show

    Mars' Secrets

    NASA has been exploring the surface of Mars with two robots to discover its secrets.

    (03:14)
  • Inhospitable Mars show

    Inhospitable Mars

    Mars may appear to have an inhospitable climate, evidence suggests that in the past things were different.

    (03:13)
  • Mars Colours show

    Mars Colours

    The colors of Mars are different to those of the Earth both on the surface and looking towards to sky.

    (03:02)
  • Humans on Mars show

    Humans on Mars

    Mars is a long way for a human mission. One of the hardest aspects to resolve is the speed of approach.

    (02:57)
  • Life on Mars show

    Life on Mars

    Mars would make for an interesting visit, with the possibility of harboring evidence of life.

    (02:17)
  • Mars Robots show

    Mars Robots

    Robot scouts have been sent to Mars to send information back to us in a way we can relate to.

    (00:47)
  • Largest Planet show

    Largest Planet

    Uranus is the third largest planet, and is the only planet in the Solar System to orbit on its side.

    (03:00)
  • Observing Uranus show

    Observing Uranus

    Uranus is being observed at its equinox at the moment, which hasn't been possible for the last 20 years.

    (03:13)
  • Bi-Lingual Voyager show

    Bi-Lingual Voyager

    The two Voyager spacecraft contained messages in different languages.

    (03:00)
  • Virtual Trip show

    Virtual Trip

    Simulating a trip is easier than actually making it. Uranus orbits the sun once every 83 years.

    (03:09)
  • Uranus Tilt show

    Uranus Tilt

    If we were to tilt the Earth as Uranus has been tilted it would cause weather chaos.

    (02:57)
  • Voyager show

    Voyager

    Voyager was launched exploiting a window that occurs once every 176 years.

    (00:39)
  • Cold Pluto show

    Cold Pluto

    Pluto, cold and remote, takes 248 years to make one elliptical orbit of the Sun.

    (03:00)
  • Piloting Pluto show

    Piloting Pluto

    New Horizons has been sent to Pluto and must be piloted with pin point accuracy in order to arrive.

    (02:57)
  • New Horizons show

    New Horizons

    The New Horizons probe will be the only chance we have at visiting Pluto in our lifetime.

    (03:03)