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 4 videos tagged with "alpha centauri" remove tag

Breakthrough Starshot Updates w/ Avi Loeb

27th Jul, 2017 - 3587 views

My Mic echo goes away about three minutes in. I figured out the cause and fixed it. Can we really travel to other stars? Can Breakthrough Starshot meet its goals? Breakthrough Starshot aims to demonstrate proof of concept for ultra-fast light-dri

Chances of Life on the Closest Exoplanets

4th May, 2017 - 4171 views

Support and learn more about the PLANETS Foundation here: https://www.planets.life/ Of the 50 exoplanets closest to Earth, which ones are most likely to harbor life? We now know there are more planets in our galaxy than there are stars. On average

Imaging the Surface of Proxima Centauri b

26th Apr, 2017 - 5700 views

Is it possible to directly image the surface of Proxima Centaur b? Watch this hangout and find out! Please checkout the new Kickstarter Campaign for the PLANETS Foundation: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/exocube/planets-telescope-the-pathwa

The First Earth-sized World of Alpha Centauri

27th Oct, 2012 - 93.9K views

Please consider supporting this content on Patreon: https://patreon.com/DeepAstronomy European astronomers have discovered a planet with about the mass of the Earth orbiting a star in the Alpha Centauri system — the nearest to Earth. It is also the