Science & Medicine
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A rare chance to see space agency footage as a comet strikes Jupiter and is caught on camera. In one of the biggest explosions that have ever been witnessed, scientists discuss the theoretical impact of a relative blast on Earth. Clip taken from fascinating BBC documentary ' A Comet's Tale '.
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Watch this great clip from BBC documentary ' A Comet's Tale' for a How To guide to making your own comet nucleus. Watch as this scientist pulls on his rubber gloves for a full step by step guide to preparing and forming your own piece of celestial rock!
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Discover the REAL story behind Newton's theory of gravity with this clip from BBC documentary,' A Comet's Tale '. Sir Isaac Newton became fascinated by one comet seen in two places. Seeing the sun bend the path of a comet that much left gravity to be his explanation for the phenomena. Fascinating scientific documentary footage from BBC Worldwide.
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A fascinating insight into the scientific world of comet observation. From catching grains of dust in space and bringing them back to earth, to building probes to crash in to comets, scientists spend years experimenting with particles of dust that are unchanged since the start of the solar system to discover more about these cosmic bodies. Clip taken from BBC documentary 'A Comet's Tale'.