Extras

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    Ancient Skies

    Preview

    Discover how centuries of knowledge helped us understand the mysteries of space.

    Preview

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    Ancient Skies

    Cannon Shot to the Moon

    Hear Jules Verne's story of a cannon shot to the moon.

    Cannon Shot to the Moon

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    Ancient Skies

    The Universe is Expanding

    Georges Lemaître proposes that the universe is expanding.

    The Universe is Expanding

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    Ancient Skies

    Shattering the Spheres

    Astronomer Tycho Brahe overturns 1,500 years of scientific belief.

    Shattering the Spheres

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    Ancient Skies

    The Marine Chronometer

    Take a closer look at John Harrison's Marine Chronometer.

    The Marine Chronometer

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    Ancient Skies

    Earth-Centered Cosmos

    Explore Ptolemy's earth-centered model of the cosmos.

    Earth-Centered Cosmos

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    Ancient Skies

    Galileo's Discoveries

    Take an in depth look at the celestial bodies discovered by Galileo.

    Galileo's Discoveries

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    Ancient Skies

    Episode 2 Preview | Finding the Center

    Episode two charts our efforts to give the earth shape and place in the cosmos.

    Episode 2 Preview | Finding the Center

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    Ancient Skies

    The Edge of the World

    Explore the Greek myth of Odysseus.

    The Edge of the World

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    Ancient Skies

    Episode 1 Preview | Gods and Monsters

    Explore the earliest origins of our relationship with the skies.

    Episode 1 Preview | Gods and Monsters

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    Ancient Skies

    The Story of Icarus

    Ancient Skies recounts the Ancient Greek myth of Icarus through detailed animation.

    The Story of Icarus

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    Ancient Skies

    The Enuma Elis

    Get a glimpse into the world's oldest complete creation story through animation.

    The Enuma Elis

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    Ancient Skies

    Celestial Alignment

    Astronomer Phil Plait explains how ancient civilizations aligned their buildings.

    Celestial Alignment