Astronomy Videos

Our full collection of all Deep Astronomy videos. Here you'll find everything from live astronomy hangouts to regular space news episodes and short space documentaries. You can browse by keyword, specific categories or just have poke around and see what you can find. There's definitely something for everyone!

Found 604 videos

The Hubble Ultra Deep Field in 3D

3rd Aug, 2009 - 9.2M views

I've recently discovered an animation that was rendered using the measured redshift of all 10,000 galaxies in the Hubble Ultra Deep Field image.

The Hubble Deep Field: The Most Important Image Ever Taken

6th Sep, 2006 - 5.4M views

For those upset that the video is muted, you can watch it here: You can download it here: Get astronomy tweets! In 2003, the Hubble Space Telescope took the image of a mil

The Largest Galaxy in the Universe: IC 1101

22nd Sep, 2012 - 4.3M 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 Skyships: Sea

Hubble Deep Field: The Most Imp. Image Ever Taken (Redux)

7th Dec, 2006 - 3.1M views

This is the latest incarnation of the HDF video. The narration has been edited to include research from a paper in Physical Review Letters (2004) which puts the size of the universe at 46.5 billion light years, not 78 billion as I originally stated.

What is the Universe Expanding Into?

26th Feb, 2010 - 2.4M views

By popular Space Fan request, I offer this video to help answer some of your questions regarding the expanding universe. Many of you consistently ask: If the universe is expanding, then what is it expanding into? This concept is non-trivial to t

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 of the University of Colorado made this amazing an

What Caused the Big Bang?

9th Jan, 2011 - 1.8M views

Get astronomy tweets here: The question of what caused the Big Bang is one of the most difficult facing humanity. We may never find an answer, and even if we do, we probably won't understand it. It's difficult to im

The Hole in the Andromeda Galaxy

14th Feb, 2010 - 1.1M views On August 25, 2003, NASA launched the Spitzer Space Telescope. Designed to peer into the infrared region of the spectrum, this instrument was designed to pierc

The Promise of Kepler-22b

7th Dec, 2011 - 1M views Exciting news from the Kepler mission yesterday! Here's what happened: they discovered a planet that is roughly the size of Earth, and is a good distance from the planet. Unfortunately,

The Hypernova of VY Canis Majoris

20th Apr, 2011 - 979k views

By popular request, here's my take on the hypergiant star VY Canis Majors Further reading:

How Can Galaxies Travel Faster Than Light?

15th Dec, 2010 - 854k views

Get Astronomy tweets here Probably my biggest regret when I made the Hubble Deep Field in 3D video is saying the phrase "these galaxies are racing away from us, in some cases faster than light". I had originally

Life in the Universe #1: Just on Earth, or Everywhere?

22nd Sep, 2006 - 722.9k views

This is the first episode of a series on life in the universe. Looking for life in the universe isn't like looking for your car keys. It's hard to know where to even start. The best place to start is probably by NOT trying to find alien civilizati