The retrograde motion of Mars | Wonders of the Solar System

This explanation of the retrograde motion of Mars through the Earth's skies proves beyond doubt the sun's position at the centre of the solar system.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'53''
  • Broadcast year: 2019
Curriculum Connection
  • Physics

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Wonders of the Solar System
  • Episode: Order Out of Chaos