April 19th, 2014
Waning Gibbous Moon
moon
Mike Murray

“Gateway to the Stars” Jan 4 – The Seven Sisters!

Be sure and join us Saturday, January 4 at 6:45 pm in the Hansen Dome Theatre for one the most popular topics of the year: The Pleiades Star Cluster (popularly known as “The Seven Sisters“).

Mike Murray

“Gateway to the Stars” Dec. 7 – The Andromeda Galaxy

Last month we saw how The Great Square of Pegasus can serve as an ideal guidepost to finding other bright stars and deep sky objects in the Autumn sky.

Robert Bigelow

A New Year and a New Moon

The first new moon of 2014 occurs on January 1. How often does a new moon occur on New Year’s Day?

Callista Pearson

Planet Fun Member Sale

The Planet Fun Store is gearing up for a holiday sale just for members! 

Mike Sheehan

November Gift-a-Palooza at Planet Fun Store

Christmas is nearly upon us and the Planet Fun Store has special early season savings on gifts for the whole family!

Mike Murray

“Gateway to the Stars” Nov 2 – Pegasus Returns

On Saturday, Nov. 2 our next “Gateway to the Stars” presentation will feature the prime guidepost to the Autumn skies: “The Great Square of Pegasus.”

Robert Bigelow

Discover Uranus in October

Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn can easily be seen with the unaided eye.

Mike Murray

“Exploding Universe” – A New Original Production!

The universe we see today is the product of explosive events. They have even shaped our very existence.

Mike Murray

Gateway to the Stars Oct 5 – Guideposts to the Sky

As we move into autumn, the “Summer Triangle” of stars will start in the western side of the sky as new stars like the “Great Square of Pegasus” climb higher into the east.

Callista Pearson

Free “Lamps of Atlantis” Screening

Join Clark Planetarium on Saturday, October 5 at 11 a.m. for a free screening of Lamps of Atlantis.