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Oceans of the Solar System

Episode 4 of 17

Horizon discovers that the hunt for oceans in space is starting a new era in the search for alien life. We used to think that oceans were unique to our planet, but we were wrong.

The oceans define the earth. They are crucial to life and we used to think that they were unique to our blue planet. But we were wrong.

It has recently been discovered that there are oceans all over our solar system, and they are very similar to our own. And now scientists are going on an epic journey in search of new life in places that never seemed possible. Nasa is even planning to dive to the depths of a strange, distant ocean in a remarkable submarine.

Horizon discovers that the hunt for oceans in space is marking the dawn of a new era in the search for alien life.

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Credits

Role Contributor
Director David Stewart
Producer David Stewart
Series Editor Steve Crabtree

Broadcasts

  • Wed 6 Apr 2016 20:00
  • Tue 12 Apr 2016 23:15
  • Mon 24 Oct 2016 08:00
  • Thu 22 Jun 2017 00:15
  • Sun 8 Oct 2017 21:00
  • Mon 9 Oct 2017 02:00
  • Thu 14 Jun 2018 22:40

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