April 17th, 2014
Waning Gibbous Moon
moon

Secret Lives of Stars

Note to our patrons: This program will begin with a brief, live presentation on the current night sky and current events. Not all stars are created equal.  Some are massive.  Others are tiny; almost insignificant.  The specific characteristics of a…

Rocky Mountain Express

Rocky Mountain Express propels audiences on a steam train journey through the breathtaking vistas of the Canadian Rockies and highlights the adventure of building a nearly impossible transcontinental railway. Recruited to realize this venture—one of the greatest engineering feats of all…

Dragons 3D: Real Myths and Unreal Creatures

Dragons 3D: Real Myths and Unreal Creatures traces the legend of dragons through time, and across cultures and continents, exploring their connections to history, geography, paleontology, literature, art, national identity, and more. Dragons explores humankind’s fascination with these fantastic creatures…

Flight of the Butterflies 3D

The monarch butterfly is a true marvel of nature. Weighing less than a penny, it makes one of the longest migrations on Earth across a continent to a place it has never known. Follow the monarchs’ perilous journey and join…

Richard

Ultimate Wave Tahiti

Featuring nine-time world surfing champion Kelly Slater, The Ultimate Wave Tahiti follows a quest to find the perfect wave-riding experience. The film’s action focuses on Tahiti and the volcanic islands of French Polynesia, home to some of the world’s most…

Richard

The Light Before Christmas

After losing their way on a cold, blustery Christmas eve, two children, Katie and Makean are rescued by their friend, the Candleman, an old sage who imparts wisdom, hot chocolate, and stories. Opening a weathered book, he begins reading the…

Richard

Let It Snow: A Holiday Music Journey

“Let it Snow” features a new variety of festive classics from Frank Sinatra and Chuck Berry to Burl Ives and Brenda Lee, and includes a stunning multi-media finale by the Trans Siberian Orchestra.  The soundtrack is visually enhanced with thematic…

Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea 3D

Dinosaur Passage to Pangaea is a stop-motion 3D animated adventure explaining one of the greatest geologial events in the history of the Earth: the separation of the supercontinent Pangaea. When two children embark on a geology field trip back in…

Richard

Perfect Little Planet

Imagine the ultimate space vacation! Discover our solar system through a new set of eyes – a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known Dwarf Planet. Dive over…

Extreme Planets

Imagine a world of molten rock, breaking against a pitch black shoreline of molten lava…Imagine a world under a madly spinning burned out star…There are places so strange and exotic that they defy description. Clark Planetarium’s original production, Extreme Planets,…