The PlanetsEmploying computer graphics, space race archive material and first-hand testimony from scientists around the world, The Planets is comprehensive and spectacular account of space exploration and discovery.

This series is a historical production about the history of space travel including both Russian and American perspectives.

It focuses each episode on a topic like the sun, atmosphere, giants, moon etc... The film footage on both country's programs reaches from the Sun to Neptune and the moons in between.

  1. Different Worlds: A look at space travel and the latest planetary explorations.
  2. Terra Firma: The story of the pioneering missions to our neighboring worlds.
  3. Giants: Uncovers the secrets surrounding the massive planets in our Solar System.
  4. Moon: The answer to one of the greatest mysteries of our Solar System - why does Earth have a moon?
  5. Star: The latest scientific advances bring us a new perspective on the Sun.
  6. Atmosphere: A fantastic voyage through the skies of the Solar System.
  7. Life: A look at the very latest robotic explorations of other planets.
  8. Destiny: How are the planets going to evolve over the next four billion years?

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