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Marvels of the Solar System

Duration: 04:12

The Royal Observatory's Dr Marek Kukula answers the questions that matter about the Solar System, including what happens when the Sun's fuel runs out.

Available since: Thu 24 Mar 2011

Credits

Series Producer
Ed Booth
Series Editor
Dermot Caulfield
Presenter
Dallas Campbell

This clip is from

Bang Goes the Theory Series 3, Episode 3

3/6 Dallas demonstrates the size of the solar system using a bicycle and a fruit bowl.

First broadcast: 22 Sep 2010

Image for Episode 3 Not currently available on BBC iPlayer

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