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Five Greatest Images of the Solar System

From a view of the surface of Mars to live pictures of the sun, a look at the five greatest images captured by spacecraft.

For 50 years we have been sending probes to gather close-up images of the other planets and moons of the solar system. The Sky at Night presents the five greatest images captured by those spacecraft. From a view of the surface of Mars, to live pictures of the sun and a unique picture of our own planet, these are the images that have transformed our perception of the solar system we live in.

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Presenter Chris Lintott
Presenter Maggie Aderin-Pocock
Series Producer Michael Lachmann
Executive Producer Jonathan Renouf

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