Chasing Venus Lecture Series: Endeavour's Wake Captain Cook and the Transit of Venus

"Endeavour's Wake: Captain Cook and the Transit of Venus", was a lecture delivered by Richard Fischer, NASA Office of Space Science, Washington, DC on April 22, 2004 in conjunction with the transit of Venus.

Chapter 1 - Introduction, Ron Brashear, Chasing Venus Curator 0:01
Chapter 2 - Explaining the Transit's Parallax 03:58
Chapter 3 - History of Captain Cook Voyages 12:35
Chapter 4 -Transit of Venus Data (2004-2012) 22:10
Chapter 5 - Transit of Mercury 23:34
Chapter 6 - Cook's Legacy 26:48
Chapter 7 - Question & Answer 29:30