those of you living in the USA can now view the entire COSMOS series online at hulu. COSMOS was a fantastic astronomy tv series produced by carl sagan and ann druyan in the 1980s. the animations look a little primative compared to today's standards, but the science is still largely applicable and the imagination demonstrated is exquisite!
here's the introduction to the series:
i hope i can view hulu videos from outside the US soon!!!! good thing i have the whole COSMOS series on DVD ;)
hat tip to the bad astronomer.