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Little Stargazing: The Moon and the Sea

Duration: 07:10

Two children travel from the swishing tides of Portobello Beach to Edinburgh Royal Observatory to find out more about the Moon. Where does the Moon go during the day? How come it changes shape? Why does it cause tides? What is the best way of looking at the Moon? Experts help the children use telescopes, and answer questions.

Available since: Fri 13 Jan 2012

This clip is from

Series 2

Dara O Briain and Professor Brian Cox return to celebrate the wonders of our night sky.

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