Public Show - Winter Night Sky, Two Small Pieces of Glass, Secrets of the Cardboard Rocket
Winter Night Sky The Winter Night Sky: SEASONAL STARGAZING. In just a few minutes find out more about "what's up tonight" than some people do in a lifetime! Hop through constellations, learn cool star names, and groove to planetarium space music in this fulldome audiovisual experience. Two Small Pieces of Glass While attending a local star party, two teenage students learn how the telescope has helped us understand our place in space and how telescopes continue to expand our understanding of the Universe. Their conversation with a local female astronomer enlightens them on the history of the telescope and the discoveries these wonderful tools have made. The students see how telescopes work and how the largest observatories in the world use these instruments to explore the mysteries of the universe. Secrets of the Cardboard Rocket Embark on an outstanding adventure as two children spend a night touring the solar system alongside their ships navigator...an astronomy book. Produced with state of the art 3-D animation and a 5.1 soundtrack with spectacular effects created at George Lucas' Skywalker Ranch.
Date & Time
February 26, 2016
7:00PM - 9:00PM