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An educational short animated film I directed and designed for the Royal Observatory in Greenwich.
Animation by Brad Purnell.
Produced by Laura Thomas at Beakus studio in London.
beakus.com/
Written and narrated by astonomer Radmila from the Royal Observatory in Greenwich.
Sound design by Fonic.

This is part of a series of 3 films about astronomy aimed at secondary school students.
You can also watch :
How old is the Sun?
vimeo.com/89148106

More educational resources:
rmg.co.uk/schools/royal-observatory

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