The Sky at Night

Our team of astronomers tell us what's on view in the night sky. From comets to quasars, there is always something fascinating to discuss in the Universe.

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Network: United Kingdom BBC Four (1957 - now)
Schedule: Sundays at 22:00 (30 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: Documentary

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The Moon, the Mission and the BBC

Episode 2019-07-14; Jul 14, 2019

Maggie Aderin-Pocock looks through the archives to show how, with assistance from Nasa, the BBC reported the Apollo 11 mission, the first lunar expedition to put humans on the Moon. She is joined by scientist John Zarneki, the first British astronaut

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2019-07-14: The Moon, the Mission and the BBCJul 14, 2019
2019-06-09: Return to The MoonJun 9, 2019
2019-05-12: Supermassive Black HoleMay 12, 2019
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