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Primordial Earth Animation
An animation of the primitive Earth in the process
of formation. We view the newborn world from its troubled surface – a sea of lava
dotted with volcanoes spewing more lava, ash and smoke into the atmosphere.
Meteorites fall frequently, illuminatin...
volcanism, Earth, landscape, primordial, animation...
Solar System Animation
Animation of the eight major planets in the Solar
System, along with a comet and the asteroid belt. The planets are not to scale, and
neither are their relative distances. Please like or subscribe to my YouTube
Sun, planet, animation, comet, asteroid, Mercury,
Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, S...
Animation of a Cataclysmic Binary
This video shows an interacting binary star system known as a cataclysmic variable
(CV) or cataclysmic binary. The larger star is a red dwarf, a normal and very common
star somewhat smaller, cooler and fainter than the Sun. It is in orbit around a mu...
... dwarf, white dwarf, star, binary star, animation ...
Space Animation Showreel
This short video offers a brief glimpse at around 15 of my astronomy animations, most of which can be found in their entirety
elsewhere on my YouTube channel....
Sun, planet, animation, asteroid, Earth, Jupiter,
Saturn, Neptune, ice giant, ga...
Flight Over Titan's Lakes
This computer animation gives us a glimpse of one of
the Solar System's largest natural satellites - Titan, the biggest moon of Saturn.
Titan, which is 50% bigger than our own Moon, was the subject of the Huygens probe in
2005, glimpsed at the end o...
Titan, Saturn, landscape, planet, animation,
High-Mass X-Ray Binary
This is an animation of a high-mass x-ray binary, in
which a giant blue star is in orbit around a compact companion – sometimes a
neutron star and sometimes a black hole. The giant star is distorted owing to its
proximity to its highly compact part...
... , blue giant, HMXB, stellar wind, star, animation, binary star, jets ...
Journey to the Milky Way
In this animation, we initially view our Milky Way
galaxy as just one of many others. We then zoom in at an impossible speed,
approaching the majestic spiral from an oblique angle. The location of the Solar
System is betrayed by the yellow dot toward...
galaxy, Milky Way, barred spiral, animation...
Juno at Jupiter
Animation of NASA's Juno spacecraft arriving at
Jupiter and examining the planet from a polar orbit. Juno was launched in 2011 on a
five-year flight to Jupiter. Unlike previous Jupiter missions, it uses solar panels
(three arrays seen here). Previous...
Juno, Jupiter, planet, gas giant, spacecraft, animation, astronomical art...
This is an animation of the Philae probe on the
surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The probe is expected to land on the
comet nucleus in November 2014, after being dispatched from the Rosetta mothership in
orbit around the comet. The comet ...
Rosetta, probe, comet, nucleus, Philae, animation,
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Planets and Stars Compared
This animation compares the sizes of all the planets
in the Solar System, starting with the smallest, Mercury, and increasing in size up
until Jupiter. It then goes on comparing the Sun to other, larger stars. The
concentric circles which appear towa...
... tune, Sun, star, red giant, blue giant, animation, ice giant, gas giant, planet ...