August 28th, 2015
Waxing Gibbous Moon
moon
Amy Oliver

Upcoming Closures for Private Rentals

Clark Planetarium isn’t just a public venue, but also a place to have a fun and unique private event! That means that we sometimes have events that close our building, or parts of it, for a little bit. Just so…

Jesse Warner

Night Vision: Breathtaking Comets

Left over from the creation of our solar system, these frozen crumbs may be the icy keepers of our solar systems past. Recorded within are the building blocks, the basic elements that give our corner of the universe form, mass,…

Duke Johnson

Space Dust to Appear at Clark Planetarium Starting September 2015

Nope…that space dust is not a new exhibit. At least, not yet! Clark Planetarium announced a major exhibits renovation project earlier this year, and it’s time to start breaking ground and making space for that project to take life.

Thomas

Night Vision: Dwarf Planets

Explore exciting new images being returned by the next generation of spacecraft!  Sent from the cradle of humanity, Dawn and New Horizons represent milestone achievements in space exploration. 2015 has been a windfall year for astronomy.

Paul Gibbs

Night Vision July 23 and 25: Human Spaceflight

Alan Shepard. John Glenn. Buzz Aldrin. Neil Armstrong. The names of the pioneers of human spaceflight are forever etched in the popular consciousness. No other aspect of space science can quite equal the excitement and drama of human spaceflight.

Thomas

Night Vision, July 16 & 18: New Horizons

Launched on January 19, 2006, New Horizons is the fastest object ever launched from Earth. After traveling almost nine and a half years across over three billion miles, this small yet capable spacecraft is giving humanity a glimpse of one…

Amy Oliver

Mars Party!

This month is a big one for astronomy, space science, Clark Planetarium, and YOU! And we’re celebrating in style. The month started off with an amazing view of the conjunction of Venus and Jupiter, visible right from your own backyard,…

Amy Oliver

Pluto Palooza!

New Horizons makes its historic flyby of the dwarf planet, Pluto, on July 14th, 2015. And we’re ready to celebrate, but we need your help! Join us at Clark Planetarium on Thursday, July 16th, 2015, from 3:30pm – 7:30pm to…

Nick Jarvis

Gateway to the Stars July 2015: Prodigious Planets

In the month of July, the planets have a lot in store for us, and in this month’s Gateway to the Stars show we’ll bring it all to life under our high-resolution digital dome theater! If you’ve been watching the…

Duke Johnson

Night Vision June 4: Mars

The June 4th, 2015 edition of “Night Vision” will focus on Mars, what we’ve seen, where we’ve been, and what we now know.