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Wonders of the Solar System

  • 2010
  • Season 1
  • 5 episodes
  • Documentary and factual
  • News and current affairs

Summary

As the series continues, Brian Cox compares the solar system's shaping to a tornado; witnesses the darkness of space above the line of Earth's atmosphere; compares the geography of Earth and Mars; and considers whether life might be found on other planets.

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Episode 5: Aliens

Summary

Professor Brian Cox considers whether the building blocks of life might be found on other planets by studying the required substance that is most abundant on Earth - water. He descends to the bottom of the Pacific to discover the creatures that have evolved in this most alien of environments, and flies above the American Scablands to see the effect of the geological changes caused by water in exactly the circumstances astronomers believe occurred on Mars

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Details

Released on
2010-04-04
Languages
English
Formats
Colour

Credits

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PresenterBrian Cox
DirectorMichael Lachmann
Series producerDanielle Peck
Executive producerAndrew Cohen

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