Wonders of the Solar System
This looks great, and I’m looking on Amazon for a copy right now!
Rock star professor Brian Cox presents this 5-part series from the BBC, with stunning visuals and accessible, but not dumbed-down, explanations of physics and cosmology. I hadn’t heard about it until reading the Guardian’s Science’s Golden Age article, but am looking forward to seeing the whole series.
Official page, from the BBC
List of clips from YouTube
Brian Cox profile page from Manchester University
Brian Cox talks at TED: “What really goes on at the large hadron collider”