telescope Documentaries

How Britain Won the Space Race: The Story of Bernard Lovell and Jodrell Bank


Jodrell Bank documentary. In this film we follow the story of Sir Bernard Lovell and how Britain won the space race. The story starts in the early 20th century when Lovell was inspired to get involved in science after seeing and hearing two charged particle devices. It was at this moment forwar[...]

Cosmic Journeys: The Age of Hubble


The latest and greatest in high tech telescopes have allowed for an unprecedented view of the cosmos. Cosmic Journeys - The Age of Hubble takes us through an array of different telescopes located all around the world, from the Very Large Telescope located on the Atacama Desert of northern&[...]

Telescope: 2016

2016 Unrated

The Hubble telescope has been around for more than 20 years now and while it is a fantastic piece of kit new technologies are going to allow us to view the universe like never before. This 2016 documentary presented by Nathaniel Kahn focuses on the telescopes which are going to change the[...]

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