THE PLANETS, A&E with the BBC - DVD
Prepare for a breathtaking journey to the far frontiers of scientific knowledge about our cosmic neighborhood. In this spectacular, comprehensive presentation, The Planets draws on consultations with over a thousand leading astronomers, engineers, scientists and astronauts.
Featuring seldom-seen NASA archival footage, awe-inspiring imagery from instruments like the Hubble space telescope and stunning computer graphics and special effects, this unprecedented series explores both the alien beauty of our local space environment and the extraordinary technology that enables us to unlock its secrets.
Tracing our exploration of the heavens from its earliest days to the present, The Planets reveals a story of personal achievement and technological triumph.
6 Hrs. 40 Min., 4 Discs - Extras