7 Wonders of the Solar System S5E1 The Universe on Binge by POPSUGAR
HIST
The Universe
TV-14 An astronomy series examining the history, scientific phenomena and mysteries of the universe.
More...
First Air Date: 05/29/2007
72 BingeScore
4 Bingers
Number of Seasons 7
BingeList Watch Now
Share Discuss
S5E1 7 Wonders of the Solar System
We are in the midst of the greatest era of space discovery. 21st century spacecraft and sophisticated imaging technology are venturing into un-chartered territory every day–and much of the extraordinary phenomenon is happing right in our own cosmic backyard. Take an exhilarating, unprecedented exploration of the seven most amazing wonders of our solar system. Our virtual tour begins with a trip to Enceladus, one of Saturn’s outer moons, where icy geysers spout from its surface. Then venture to Saturn’s famous rings, which contain mountain ranges that rival the Alps. Next dive into the eye of the biggest storm in the solar system–Jupiter’s Great Red Spot. Soar through the Asteroid Belt, containing millions of leftover rocks from the formation of the solar system. Trek up Mount Olympus, the largest volcano, located on Mars. Have a close encounter with the searing surface of the sun, and finish the journey by exploring our home planet Earth. First Air Date: 07/29/2010