Space Documentaries

Deep Astronomy has a long history of creating short, mini-documentaries highlighting an interesting topic in astronomy designed to shake your perspective on the cosmos.

Showing 9 videos in "Space Documentaries" category

The Amazing Orion Nebula As Seen By Hubble and Spitzer Space Telescopes

12th Jan, 2018  -  6.5k views

Like this content? Please consider becoming a patron: On January 11, 2017 the Spitzer and Hubble Space Telescope missions released an amazing flythrough of the Orion...

Cosmic Dawn: The Science of JWST

10th May, 2017  -  12.8k views

In October 2018, humanity will launch the largest and most powerful telescope ever put into space which will provide a new set of eyes on the cosmos that promises to engrave humanity's understanding o...

Dragonfly 44: A Mysterious Galaxy Made of Mostly Dark Matter

8th Dec, 2016  -  5.4k views

Hangout made possible by .SPACE Domains: If dark matter is, well, dark how can it be found? Remarkably, a team of astronomers found a galaxy made almost entirely of dark matter ...

Black Dwarf Stars: Corpses of Creation

21st Jun, 2016  -  37.9k views

Original Music Available from Stephen Dubois: This space documentary was inspired by conversations with Space Fans from Patreon. I realized then that I should make a ...

The Hubble Space Telescope: The Most Important Instrument Ever Built

13th Apr, 2015  -  77.6k views

This month marks the 25th year of observations and discovery of the Hubble Space Telescope. No other instrument built by humanity has done more to show us our place in the cosmos. Follow DeepAstrono...

Seeing Beyond - The James Webb Space Telescope (Final Cut)

16th Mar, 2013  -  371.1k views

The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is the successor to the Hubble Space Telescope and is scheduled for launch in October 2018. We made some changes and did some re-cutting. Here is the final versi...

The Largest Galaxy in the Universe: IC 1101

22nd Sep, 2012  -  4.2M views This video was done by request from a Space Fan. Hope it's what you had in mind. Dark Matter: Not available The Edge: Not available Skyshi...

The Galaxy's Heart of Darkness

5th Feb, 2012  -  82k views

Journey to the heart of our Milky Way Galaxy and learn about the supermassive black hole lurking there. Music used:

A Journey into a Black Hole

4th Apr, 2010  -  2.1M views

Like us on Facebook: Many Space Fans have been asking for more information about black holes, specifically, what would it be like to go inside one? Andrew Hamilton ...