The Sky at Night

Episode 711. Age of the Infrared

Age of the Infrared

About this programme

Patrick Moore investigates how telescopes such as Herschel and Spitzer use infrared light to explore the dark, dusty parts of the cosmos where new stars emerge, and Dr Chris North talks to Dr Amy Mainzer about Nasa's infrared Wise mission.

Cast and crew

Cast

Presenter
Patrick Moore
Contributor
Pete Lawrence
Contributor
Chris North
Contributor
Paul Abel

Crew

Executive Producer
William Lyons
Series Producer
Jane Fletcher
Categories
Science