Cosmos: A Space-Time Odyssey

Season 1 Episode 8

Sisters of the Sun

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Aired Sunday 9:00 PM Apr 27, 2014 on FOX
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Sisters of the Sun
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A spotlight on the work of female astronomers, including Annie Jump Cannon (1863-1941), who cataloged stars by class, and Cecilia Payne (1900-79), who calculated the chemical compositions of stars. Also: an exploration of the lives and deaths of stars; and a visit to the planet of a star orbiting a globular cluster.moreless

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