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Network: United States PBS (1974 - now)
Schedule: Wednesdays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: Documentary

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The Planets: Ice Worlds

Episode 46x16; Aug 14, 2019

Over a billion miles from the sun, beyond the rocky inner planets and the gas giants, lie the ice words—Uranus and Neptune. NOVA takes you inside the missions that rewrote the story of the outer solar system: NASA's Voyager 1 & 2 capture Neptune'

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46x16: The Planets: Ice WorldsAug 14, 2019
46x15: The Planets: SaturnAug 7, 2019
46x14: The Planets: JupiterJul 31, 2019
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