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The Sky at Night

They Fall to Earth

Duration: 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Meteorites regularly hit Earth, although most go undetected. Occasionally a big meteorite collides with Earth and when it does, it can cause devastation. Lucie Green and Chris Lintott visit the Natural History Museum to look at its meteorite collection and discuss the recent Russian impact. Jon Culshaw goes on a meteorite hunt, while Pete Lawrence and Paul Abel give their beginners' guide on how to look at Saturn. Show less


Chris Lintott
Lucie Green
Paul G Abel
Pete Lawrence
Chris North
Jon Culshaw
Series Producer:
Jane Fletcher
Executive Producer:
William Lyons

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