Public Show - Summer Night Sky, SETI, Black Holes
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. SETI: Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence The prospect that we may not be alone in the Universe is taken as a fact by the movies, writers and a great many scientists. As yet, we have no hard evidence of another living thing outside Planet Earth. SETI - The Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence - is a show that explores all sides of this topic, from the planets we are finding around other stars, the feasibility of travelling to the stars, and what aliens might actually be like, to the possibility that UFO's have been visiting and the various methods scientists are using to get in touch. Will we make contact in our lifetimes? This stunning immersive show guides you through the myriad of ideas to a surprising conclusion. This is narrated by Hugh Laurie. Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity They’re one of the most intriguing and mysterious phenomena in the universe, places where time and space are warped to the extreme, and nothing—not even light—can escape the pull of their ferocious gravity. Black holes once defied the imagination. But now, the more scientists look for evidence of them, the more they find, and the more they learn about the role of black holes in the universe. This stunning presentation of the latest science about black holes visualized using supercomputing technology. The show whisks audiences to a place humans can never venture—to the center of a black hole. This show is narrated by Liam Neeson.
Date & Time
- June 24, 2016
- 7:00PM - 9:00PM