Part 2 of Mass Transits, featuring the story of how a very young Jeremiah Horrocks first observed the transit of Venus in 1639.
Jay Pasachoff, Astronomer, Williams College
Peter Aughton, Astronomer and author of The Transit of Venus: The Brief, Brilliant Life of Jeremiah Horrocks, Father of British Astronomy
Nick Lomb, former Curator of Astronomy, Sydney Observatory, and author of Transit of Venus: 1631 to the Present
Andrea Wulf, author of Chasing Venus: The Race to Measure the Heavens