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Mike Murray

“Gateway to the Stars” Jan 5 – Star Clusters Galore!

It may be the darkest and coldest time of the year but it’s also the time to delight in some of the most beautiful stars of the entire sky.

Callista Pearson

Phil Plait is Coming!

Astronomer, lecturer, author, and creator of the Bad Astronomy blog, Phil Plait, will be speaking at Clark Planetarium on April 11, 2013. 

Callista Pearson

Flight of the Butterflies 3D

It’s a natural history epic. It’s a compelling detective story. It’s a scientific adventure at its best.

Callista Pearson

Call for Artwork

Clark Planetarium is partnering with Art Access to host an exhibit of space and science-themed artwork for the Planetarium’s 10th Anniversary at The Gateway.

Seth Jarvis

2012, What a Year!

Yes, there’s plenty about this year that causes us to reach for the antacids, but in terms of space exploration and astronomy, it’s been a year of amazing events.

Robert Bigelow

Ebb and Flow Impact the Moon

On December 17, Ebb and Flow, the two spacecraft of NASA’s GRAIL (Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory) mission impacted the Moon at a speed of 3,760 miles per hour. This ended a nine month mission to study the Moon’s gravitational…

Robert Bigelow

Geminid Meteor Shower 2012

This year the peak of the Geminid meteor shower is December 13 at 5 p.m. MST.

Robert Bigelow

December Mystery Meteor Shower

Meteor showers occur when Earth passes through a stream of debris given off by a comet. Particles that make up this debris stream typically range in size from pebbles to sand grains.

Carl Malaret

Breakfast With Santa

Santa is making a visit to Clark Planetarium! Join us Saturday, December 15, 2012 for breakfast, a picture with Santa on the Moon and a special screening of Santa vs. The Snowman in the ATK IMAX Theatre.