September 20th, 2014
Waning Crescent Moon
moon
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.

Carl Malaret

AstroFest

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

Callista Pearson

Why Mars Matters Presentation

If you missed our Night School lecture, “Why Mars Matters“, you can catch up and listen to the presentation here or on our YouTube page.

Mike Murray

Gateway to the Stars September 1st: Star Clusters Galore!

The late summer is an awesome time for star gazing. The skies are typically clear, dry and warm – perfect conditions for seeing many a deep sky wonders.