About Wonders of the Solar System

Professor Brian Cox guides viewers through the incredible wonders of our solar system. Prepare to immerse yourself in giant ice fountains rising over 100km high; an ocean hidden beneath a frozen crust of ice; storms twice the size of Earth coloured blood red by a vortex of dust and gases and immense volcanoes that could rip a planet apart.

Wonders of the Solar System

Wonders of the Solar System trailer

This landmark series reveals the true and awesome beauty of our solar system, and converts the very latest breathtaking images sent directly from space into groundbreaking CGI footage.

Travelling from the Sun to the far out reaches of Neptune, the series has at its heart the latest scientific knowledge beamed back from the fleet of probes, rovers and telescopes currently in space and offers a vivid and unprecedented tour of the world beyond our planet.