November 24th, 2014
Waxing Crescent Moon
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Seth Jarvis

Apollo – in books and movies

The death of Apollo astronaut Neil Armstrong has caused many people to reflect

Seth Jarvis

Neil Armstrong

Neil Armstrong, the first human to walk on the Moon, passed away today at the age of 82.

Callista Pearson

Extended holiday documentary schedule

Happy Holidays from Clark Planetarium. The ATK IMAX Theatre will host an extended documentary schedule from December 2 – 15.

Callista Pearson

Working to preserve the history of Hansen Planetarium

Dozens of boxes hold decades of history and artifacts of the old Hansen Planetarium at the Salt Lake County Archives building. Photos, correspondence with famous scientists and science fiction writers and old star show scripts are just some of what…

Dani Weigand

“Distant Galaxy Gala” Looms as Star-Studded Event

Media Contact Sarah Tompkins, Riester 801-532-0623 Darth Vader, Capt. Kirk, Spock, Luke Skywalker, Yoda… You could meet the strangest characters Sept. 22 when Clark Planetarium reaches out to galaxies far, far away and presents its annual fundraiser, entitled this year…

Seth Jarvis

CityDeals Coupons

For the record, Clark Planetarium will honor existing printed CityDeals coupons.

Mike Murray

Hansen Dome Theatre upgrade

Get ready to see some changes in the Hansen Dome Theatre.  You won’t see the improvements when you walk into the colorfully lit theater to sit down.  It’s when the lights go down that the magic will shine!

Seth Jarvis

Hubble, as a movie camera!

There are times when “Wow!” just isn’t enough of a word.  Astronomers just released movies made by stitching together 14 years of Hubble Space Telescope images to reveal the beautiful and fascinating movements of stellar gas clouds surrounding newborn stars.

Dani Weigand

Clark Planetarium 2011 summer camps

Now that the school year is winding down, it’s time to find activities for the kids to enjoy this summer. Summer camps are a great way to introduce children to engaging concepts and help them make new friends. Clark Planetarium…

Dani Weigand

Clark Planetarium launches new two year membership option

A membership to Clark Planetarium gives you the best access to the planetarium experience and helps to fund our educational programs. We are excited to release a new benefit package that gives members two years to enjoy added program benefits.…