INTO DEEP SPACE: THE BIRTH OF THE ALMA OBSERVATORY

Program Details
Air Time: 
03/27/2014 - 9:00am - 9:44am
Program Title: 
NONE
Program Service: 
EX
Program URL: 
http://www.pingryhdtv.com
PSIP Description: 
The engineering and scientific discoveries of the ALMA telescope in the Chilean Andes are explored.
Long Description: 
Into Deepest Space traces the engineering, construction, and scientific discoveries of the most powerful observatory on Earth - the ALMA telescope in the Chilean Andes. Viewers are taken on a journey both across the globe and throughout our universe to discover how this mammoth radio telescope works and how its observations are revolutionizing astronomy. Through breathtaking footage - including cinematic 3-D animation, dramatic aerials of the ALMA site, and live coverage of the it's first large scale observation - the film reveals the incredible lengths to which humans will go to quench our thirst for knowledge.