October 21st, 2014
Waning Crescent Moon
moon
Seth Jarvis

Leapin’ Leap Seconds!

Astronomy can sometimes really mess things up. Doubt me? 

Mike Murray

A New Side to the “Dark Side of the Moon”

The most successful ongoing music entertainment show at the Clark Planetarium is Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon” soundtrack. Since its original debut in the Hansen Dome Theatre in 2003 (as a tribute the 5.1 remix of the album’s…

Callista Pearson

Clark Planetarium’s Night School

Beginning this month, school is in session at Clark Planetarium and scientific discovery is at the top of our syllabus. Join us for Night School, our new quarterly lecture series, on Thursday, June 21st from 7pm – 8pm.

Seth Jarvis

My New Favorite Transit of Venus Image

I’ve got an image of the Venus Transit that I want to share with you.

Duke Johnson

Between Here and the Transit of Venus

After a trip that started with the annular eclipse followed by night shots at Devil’s Tower the next night (more on that in a later blog), it was off to visit family in North Dakota.

Last Call…Are you Ready for the Transit of Venus?

Your calendar is marked for this, right? The Venus transit occurs tomorrow beginning around 4pm–that’s just one day before we experience the rarest of rare astronomical events. To make sure you are fully prepared, here’s a helpful list: