TV Shows


ASTRON telescopes and astronomers appear regularly in documentaries and TV shows. A selection is shown here.

Ontdek de Ruimte (2015)

In Episode 1, Ontdek de Ruimte covered super telescopes, and featured Westerbork and LOFAR. Joeri van Leeuwen explains how they operate.


Full Episode



Heel Nederland Kijkt Sterren (2015)

This live show is filled with some of the best astronomy the Netherlands have to offer. Heino Falcke explains black holes from the studio, while Joeri van Leeuwen demonstrates in the field how the finite speed of light allows LOFAR to take a baby picture of the Universe.

Full Episode


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