Jupiter, the First Planet to Form in our Solar System

Clip: Season 46 Episode 14 | 1m 42s

About 5 billion years ago, as our sun forms, most planets around it are still dust. But Jupiter's core already begins to grow.

Aired: 07/31/19

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video?

National corporate funding for NOVA is provided by Draper. Major funding for NOVA is provided by the David H. Koch Fund for Science, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and PBS viewers.