October 23rd, 2014
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Dani Weigand

Clark Planetarium receives donation from ATK through long-term partnership

Media Contact: Dani Weigand, Clark Planetarium 801-386-0251 As part of a long-term agreement to help ignite excitement and learning of space and science in Utah, Clark Planetarium has received a check from ATK for the amount of $75,000. The donation…

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.

Dani Weigand

Clark Planetarium’s new Cosmic Light Show is a Stairway to Heaven

Media Contact Kyle Henderson, Riester SALT LAKE CITY — April 05, 2011 — On Friday, April 15, Clark Planetarium will unveil its latest original full-length animated Cosmic Light Show (CLS) production specifically designed for viewing inside its Hansen Dome Theatre,…

Dani Weigand

Event honors Jake Garn’s anniversary of spaceflight with lecture, film

As the space shuttle flight schedule comes to an end, Utah’s former Astronaut and Senator, Jake Garn, is reflecting on his experiences aboard the space shuttle Discovery 25 years ago. Clark Planetarium is proud to host Senator Garn for a public…

Dani Weigand

Presentation on Kepler’s search for Earth-like planets.

The search for Earth-like planets in our galaxy comes closer to Earth with a presentation at Clark Planetarium on NASA’s Kepler mission. On Monday, Feb. 8, 2010, the planetarium will host special guest Dr. Jason Steffen of the Fermilab Center…

Dani Weigand

NASA discovers water on the moon

Just five weeks after the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS) impacted the moon in the search for water, NASA scientists have announced the discovery of water on the moon. On Oct. 9, 2009, the LCROSS Centaur upper stage…

Dani Weigand

Clark Planetarium offers experience in conjunction with White House “Star Party”

Clark Planetarium offers experience in conjunction with White House “Star Party” Presentation features news feed of Presidential address, free activities SALT LAKE CITY (October 6, 2009) – Tomorrow evening, President Obama will host a “Star Party” on the White House…

Dani Weigand

Former pilot of Space Shuttle Columbia to visit Salt Lake City

Download the Former pilot of Space Shuttle Columbia to visit Salt Lake City (PDF)

Dani Weigand

Searching for water on the moon: The LCROSS impact

Download the The LCROSS impact press release (PDF)