Venus and the Midnight Sun

Jul 02, 2012 on BBC FOUR at 10:00 PM


The Sky at Night travels to the Arctic Circle and the archipelago of Svalbard to see the transit of Venus. This astronomical wonder, where the planet Venus passes in front of the sun, is the last one in our lifetime, but as ever the clouds test the t... (more)eam's nerves.

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Sir Patrick Moore