EXPLORE THE UNIVERSE WITH CLIPS FROM BBC PROGRAMMES

 

How to make an exploding star

Scientists create tiny explosions with a powerful laser to study the properties of supernovae.

 

Jumping into a black hole

Professor Max Tegmark explains what would happen if you were able to jump into a black hole.

Explore the Solar System

Explore the Solar System

Explore the planets, moons and astronauts through video clips from BBC programmes and full-length radio programmes.

Explore Universe topics

  • Questions and ideas [13 topics] The Big Bang, dark matter, alien life...

    Quantum mechanics Quantum mechanics

    There is a theory to explain the behaviour of very small things.

  • Sights [17 topics] Galaxies, supernovae, exoplanets...

    Pulsars Pulsars

    Pulsars send signals across the Universe.


  • Key places [11 topics] Milky Way, Andromeda galaxy, 51 Pegasi...

    Milky Way Milky Way

    The Sun is one of countless stars in our galaxy.

  • Scientists [17 topics] Einstein, Newton, Hubble...

    Johannes Kepler Johannes Kepler

    Kepler describes how the planets move around the Sun.


  • Exploration [23 topics] Hubble Space Telescope, Mount Wilson...

    Telescopes Telescopes

    Astronomy's most important tool continues to evolve.

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