February 10th, 2016
Waxing Crescent Moon
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…

“Perfect Little Planet” isn’t just our new show…

It’s a showcase of what the updated Hansen Dome Theatre can do! After more than a year in the making, Clark Planetarium Productions is premiering its most groundbreaking new show since “The Secret of the Cardboard Rocket!”  “Perfect Little Planet”…

“Gateway to the Stars” moves to Oct. 8

The next showing of “Gateway to the Stars” will be October 1, 2011 in the Hansen Dome Theatre, featuring Clark Planetarium’s new Digistar 4 system. It will be a crisper, more colorful starfield, with a host of new visual effects. As we move into autumn, stars like the “Summer Triangle” will appear further to the western side of the sky as new stars like the “Great Square of Pegasus” climb up into the eastern sky.

Hansen Dome Theatre upgrade

Get ready to see some changes in the Hansen Dome Theatre.  You won’t see the improvements when you walk into the colorfully lit theater to sit down.  It’s when the lights go down that the magic will shine!