October 23rd, 2014
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Mike Murray

“Gateway to the Stars” Feb 2 – Orion is at its Prime!

February is the month to get the most from the famous constellation of Orion the Hunter. The familiar grouping is climbing high into the south early in the evening, making it the best guidepost to the Winter night skies.

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.

Mike Murray

“Gateway to the Stars” Dec. 1st – The Pleiades

Our next “Gateway to the Stars” program will be held this Saturday, Dec 1 at 6:45 pm in the Hansen Dome Theatre.

Mike Murray

“Gateway to the Stars” Nov 3 – The Andromeda Galaxy

Now that we’re well into Fall, the constellation of Pegasus the Winged Horse is high in the sky.

Mike Murray

Performance Art in the Hansen Dome Theatre

The melding of art, music and visuals in the dome has created many impressions over the years. The original Hansen Planetarium had a well known reputation for “laser shows” in the 1990′s.

Callista Pearson

Night School – Mayan Calendars: Myths & Meanings

Are you curious about the Mayan calendar and the meaning behind it? Why did they stop their calendar on December 21st, 2012?

Mike Murray

“[title changed] Night Vision” – A Special New Series!

One of the great things about the Hansen Dome Theatre is that it’s not a movie house – our guides can take you anywhere in the universe in three dimensions.

Mike Murray

Gateway to the Stars Oct 6 – Pegasus!

We’ve been using stars like “The Summer Triangle” as a guidepost to the sky for months now, and it will remain prominent in the western sky through November.

AstroFest

Clark Planetarium will be hosting a series of activities to celebrate AstroFest on Saturday, October 20, 2012.