Morehead State UniversitySpace Science Center101 SSC Building235 Martindale DriveMorehead, KY 40351Phone: 606-783-2381Fax: 606-783-5040
Showings March 26th & 27th @ 6:00pm March 28th @ 3:30pmApprox. run time – 24 minutes
Origins of Life deals with some of the most profound
questions of life science: the origin of life and the human search for life
beyond Earth. Starting with the Big Bang, in chronological order, the show
deals with pre-biotic chemistry in the universe, the formation of stars,
formation of solar systems, and the first life on Earth. Furthermore, Origins
of Life covers the great extinctions as well as our search for (primitive) life
beyond planet Earth. Origins of Life is a motivational journey through time and
a celebration of life on Earth. It features many recent discoveries related to
life science, demonstrating to the youth that if there was ever a time that
science made it greatest advances, it would be right now! Narrated by Lord
View explores some of the most beautiful deep space objects through the eyes of
the Hubble, Spitzer and Chandra Space Telescopes. Each of these observing
platforms view the universe through a differ part of the electromagnetic
spectrum; Hubble in visible light, Spitzer in infrared and Chandra in X-ray.
Expanded View focuses on how scientists use these telescope together to enhance
our scientific understanding
Showing: Saturday, March 28th @ 1:00pmRun time approx. 21 minutes
Cosmic Colors will take you on a wondrous journey across the
entire electromagnetic spectrum. Discover the many reasons for color—like why
the sky is blue and why Mars is red. Tour the interior of a plant leaf, voyage
through a human eye, then step into the invisible universe as you investigate
x-rays by taking on a monstrous black hole. Explore the world of infrared in a
roaring fire, and even discover what may have been the actual color of a
dinosaur. Get ready for an amazing adventure under a rainbow of cosmic
light! An original production of the Daniel M. Soref Planetarium in
cooperation with the Great Lakes Planetarium Association.
Running Time - 35 min : 25 sec
The greatest Rock ‘n’ Roll band of all time! Laser Beatles will take
you back to a different time in history to re-experience and remember the
evolution of this musical phenomenon.
The “Fab Four’s” best spanning 6
years becomes the background for dazzling laser-art. All ages and backgrounds
will appreciate this fantasy tribute of music and light to The Beatles and how
they helped define a generation.
HI: 40° LO: 24°
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