This video is part of Thought Café +, a collaborative animated series from the team behind the Crash Course animations! Check out more of their videos here: bit.ly/1KpGB0s
For the most immersive #360Video experience use Cardboard (bit.ly/1HfYD5m) with the YouTube Android app. If you do not have Cardboard, you can use the YouTube apps for Android or iOS and move your mobile device to look around the solar system. On a desktop computer, use the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, or Opera browsers to click and drag your mouse and follow along as we explore our Solar System.
In this Crash Course series, marvel at the wonders of astronomy with your host for this intergalactic adventure, the Bad Astronomer himself -- Phil Plait. In just 40 short lessons, you will learn the basics of the oldest science known to humanity.
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