Remote-800-204April 8, 2014 23:00 UT

This event is now over, watch the archive here.

Mars, the red planet, will be at opposition on 8 April 2014. That very same night, we will explore that inspiring and amazing world thanks to the Virtual Telescope, sharing its images online, in real-time.

Live commentary by Dr. Gianluca Masi, astrophysicist.

Participation is easy. To watch the event sime simply visit The Virtual Telescope's WebTV.   This event is now over, you can watch the recording of the program on YouTube.

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Share your experience with the world on Facebook or the Flickr group and Tweet using #GAM2014 (@gam_awb).