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A collection of programmes relating to planets, satellites and asteroids.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss dark matter, the 'missing mass' of the universe.
Lucie Green listens in to the sounds of Titan, Saturn’s largest moon
Tune in as the Cassini spacecraft crosses the icy rings of Saturn
Billed as 'the sexiest space mission ever', did Rosetta's probe land safely on its comet?
Jarvis Cocker attempts to fly to the moon, with the aid of astronaut Chris Hadfield.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the science of the sun, source of all our energy.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the unique properties of asteroids.
Buzz Aldrin relives the dramatic moments of the final descent to the moon in 1969.
Melvyn Bragg examines our knowledge of the planets in both our and other solar systems.
Jolyon Jenkins speaks to the unsung enthusiasts on a mission to protect us from asteroids.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the shape, size and topology of the universe.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the life cycle of stars.
Heather Couper looks at research that shows stars are like controlled nuclear explosions.
Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the origins, science and mythology of the moon.
Melvyn Bragg explores the ancient astrological idea of the music of the spheres.
How the use of infrared telescopes increased our understanding of distant planets.
Melvyn Bragg discusses the planet Mars, a source of endless fascination in human history
Quentin Cooper joins scientists on a beach in search of clues about one of Saturn's moons.
Richard Hollingham examines British plans for a moon mission.