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The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people. A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest shared intellectual experience. Yet only recently have we truly begun to grasp our place in the vast cosmos. To learn about this journey of celestial discovery, from the theories of the ancient Greek astronomers to today’s grandest telescopes, we invite you to experience From Earth to the Universe. Produced by: Theofanis Matsopoulos & European Southern Observatory (ESO).
Black HolesApprox. Time: 30 minutes
Showing - Saturday 9/24 @ 2:15 pm
Narrated by Academy Award winning actor Geoffrey Rush and presenting the latest scientific information, this new planetarium show brings to life all that is fascinating and extreme in the world of black holes. Witness what would happen if you got too close to one and see how a black hole is able to warp time and space. No longer the stuff of science fiction, the discovery of the black hole has been a triumph of modern science, an incredible journey from imagination to reality.
Showing - Saturday 9/24 @ 3:30 p.m.
Cosmic Journey uses images from NASA's Great observatories to tell the story of the universe from a uniquely human perspective. Drift through images from the Hubble Space Telescope and other Nasa Great Observatories as Cosmic Journey takes you on a full dome experience like no other narrated by Astrophysicist Stacy Palen.
Approx. Time: 51 minutes
1) Trip Like I Do - The Crystal Method2) Love Island - Fat Bot Slim3) Insomnia - Faithless4) Narayan - Prodigy5) Joga - Bjork6) Silence - Delirium7) Music:Response - the Chemical Brothers8) Acid 8000 - Fat Boy Slim9) Comin' Back - the Crystal Method10) Setting Sun - the Chemical Brothers
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