| The Universe (VHS)|
amazing journey from the Sun to
the most distant galaxies!
Stunning close-up movies of the Sun
Remote stars, nebulae & galaxies
Images from Hubble's new ACS camera
The Universe is a brilliant video tour of over 200 amazing astronomical objects, featuring images from Hubble, SOHO, TRACE and NASAs other orbiting space telescopes.
The Universe presents these images in eleven chapters, arranged according to their location in spaceto clarify where they are in relation to Earthand by type, to distinguish clearly the different kinds of objects that fill the cosmos. An informative narration names and describes each object, and explains what astronomers have learned from studying it.
It's a wonderful way for beginning astronomers to get acquainted with the cosmos and for experienced enthusiasts to own an annotated, visual reference that's always at hand.
See galaxies from the dawn of time
Magnificent nebulae and star clusters
Watch Saturn change seasons
See stars being born
Available in DVD and VHS versions.
Play sample video clips from The Universe or visit the stunning photo gallery.
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