April 24th, 2014
Waning Crescent Moon
moon
Duke Johnson

Chasing the Aurora Again: Tromso, Norway

Day 1 We arrived in Tromso, Norway to totally overcast conditions. After getting settled, we went out in the field as a good auroral substorm was in the works.

Callista Pearson

Join Community Partners Here at CP

Have a “blast” here at Clark Planetarium on Friday, April 11, 2014, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. with FREE hands-on, science related activities for children and families.

Mike Murray

“Gateway to the Stars” Feb 1 – Orion and The Pleiades

February is a great month to see two of the most recognizable objects in the night sky: the constellation of Orion the Hunter and The Pleiades Star Cluster.

Callista Pearson

Open Call for Art and Workshop

***DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 24 Clark Planetarium is partnering with Art Access to host our 2nd annual Deep Space Art exhibit of children’s artwork. 

Callista Pearson

Hansen Dome Closure

The Hansen Dome Theatre will be closed from September 9 – September 13 for a hardware and software upgrade. It will reopen on Friday, September 13 for the show at 6:45 p.m.

Callista Pearson

Rocky Mountain Express in the ATK IMAX

Rocky Mountain Express propels audiences on a steam train journey through the breathtaking vistas of the Canadian Rockies and relates the epic adventure of building the nation’s first transcontinental railway. It will open August 23 in the ATK IMAX.

Seth Jarvis

When Planetariums Save Lives

Exactly 50 years ago today, the education an astronaut received in a planetarium saved his life.

Callista Pearson

Thanks to Our Huge Community of Supporters!

During April, Clark Planetarium celebrated its 10-Year Anniversary of our location at The Gateway. 

Robert Bigelow

Found: An Ancient Habitable Environment on Mars

From previous Mars missions, we’ve learned that Martian rocks and soil contain minerals that form in liquid water.