December 22nd, 2014
Waxing Crescent Moon
moon
Robert Bigelow

Perseid Meteor Shower 2014

Earth is on course to collide with a stream of particles left behind by comet Swift-Tuttle.

Seth Jarvis

Congratulations, Mr. Ambassador!

Former planetarium staff member, and life-long amateur astronomer (of considerable expertise) Patrick Wiggins, known to most folks around here as a ”NASA Solar System Ambassador” has been singled out by NASA for a highly prestigious Distinguished Public Service Medal acknowledging his decades of invaluable…

Callista Pearson

Celebrate Summer With a Star Party

Celebrate a warm summer evening and a beautiful night sky with Clark Planetarium at the “Venture Outdoors Festival” on August 1 at Canyon Rim Park.

Become a Sustaining Member

Clark Planetarium recently added a Sustainer’s Circle Membership level, which is a philanthropic group that will support the Planetarium’s education programs.

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.