National Geographic is embarking on a year-long journey exploring the past, present, and future of space exploration. Culminating in July 2019 with the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, Starstruck will celebrate the feelings of wonder and limitless possibility that space exploration inspires. Join us, and don’t forget to look up.

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A show directed by Darren Aronofsky. Hosted by Will Smith. Earth is probably the strangest place across the universe. Get ready to rediscover it.

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Venus 101

Named after the ancient Roman goddess of beauty, Venus is known for its exceptional brightness. Find out about the volcanoes that dot Venus's surface, the storms that rage in its atmosphere, and the surprising feature that makes Venus outshine every planet or star in the night sky.

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