Summer Night Sky, Stars of the Pharaohs, Two Small Pieces of Glass
Summer Night Sky The Summer 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. Stars of the Pharaohs See some of the most spectacular temples and tombs of the ancient world recreated in all of their original splendor. 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.
Date & Time
May 20, 2016
7:00PM - 9:00PM