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Waxing Crescent Moon
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Joe Stohel

“2012: Mayan Prophecies” opens May 25

According to some, December 21, 2012 will bring about an apocalypse the will destroy the world as we know it. For others, this date is merely the end of a Mayan calendar cycle that was established by ancient astronomer-priests. So…

Mike Murray

Gateway to the Stars May 5 – Galaxies!

This month’s performance of Gateway to the Stars will feature some of the grandest objects in the universe – the “galaxies”!

Seth Jarvis

Skywatching resources

I recently gave a “Night Visions” presentation at the Salt Lake City REI store on the subject of how beginners can learn to enjoy the night sky. 

Carl Malaret

Celebrate Astronomy Day

It’s that time of year again! Professional and amateur astronomers from across the nation will gather to celebrate Astronomy Day on Saturday, April 28, 2012.

Seth Jarvis

Solar viewing filters

The May 20th Annular Eclipse is definitely something you want to see for yourself, but looking straight at the Sun without proper eye protection can cause permanent, significant vision loss.

Callista Pearson

“$1 for a Little Dipper” fundraiser

For a limited time Clark Planetarium will be holding “$1 for a Little Dipper” fundraiser. The money raised will support educational programs here at Clark Planetarium where we  serve over 85,000 Utah students each year.

Callista Pearson

“To The Arctic 3D” coming soon to the ATK IMAX

An extraordinary journey to the top of the world, the documentary adventure “To The Arctic 3D” tells the ultimate tale of survival. The show opens April 20, 2012 in the ATK IMAX Theatre.

Thomas

Transit of Venus on June 5

Every few generations, a rare window is opened to the heavens. In 1639 the eyes of a human first witnessed a spectacle that had not been possible to see before, and wouldn’t be seen again for another 122 years.

Carl Malaret

Celebrate Astronomy Day

It’s that time of year again! Professional and amateur astronomers from across the nation will gather to celebrate Astronomy Day on Saturday, April 28, 2012.

Carl Malaret

Breakfast with the Bunny

The Easter Bunny is hopping into Clark Planetarium! Join us Saturday, March 31, 2012 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. for breakfast, an Easter egg hunt and a special screening of Under the Sea 3D in the ATK IMAX Theatre.