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The Sun King

The sun is the monarch of the Solar System, but where does its kingdom end? At the furthest outposts, the two Voyager spacecraft are having a surprisingly turbulent time as they leave the sun's realm.

The team are at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, to see how the sun affects our planet. Solar physicist Dr Lucie Green joins them to enjoy the observatory's historic telescopes, which are still being used to gaze at the night sky.

20 minutes

Last on

Sun 10 Feb 2013 02:15

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterChris Lintott
Series ProducerJane Fletcher
Executive ProducerWilliam Lyons
ReporterPete Lawrence
ReporterPaul G Abel
ReporterChris North
ParticipantLucie Green

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