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

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Expedition Asteroid

Episode 2018-09-09; Sep 9, 2018

A look at two missions attempting one of the most difficult feats of space exploration, to collect a rock from another world. This episode checks in on the US and Japanese attempts to bring a piece of an asteroid back to Earth. The missions have take

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2018-09-09: Expedition AsteroidSep 9, 2018
2018-08-12: Death StarAug 12, 2018
2018-07-08: Outback AstronomyJul 8, 2018
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