Iras - The Supercooled Eye (1985)

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  • Featuring

    Ian Holm

  • Country

    United Kingdom

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  • Iras - The infra-red Eye Alternative
  • Nova Alternative


Documentary on IRAS, which in 1983 carred out the first un-biased all-sky survey in the Infra-red, and has produced evidence that planetary systems may be formi ng around stars outside our solar system.

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