September 30th, 2014
Waxing Crescent Moon
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Seth Jarvis

Clark Planetarium’s AstroVan in 1980 #tbt

Hansen Planetarium’s AstroVan began in 1980. We convinced Hertz to sell us one of their Chevrolet “Beauville” rental vans on the cheap, and got Ken Garff to donate the original AstroVan paint job. 

Callista Pearson

New exhibits hit the floor at Clark Planetarium

Thanks to the hard work from Clark Planetarium’s education department, we have two new additions to our free exhibits. The first is a full size model of a Mars Exploration Rover. The second, a 24 inch plasma ball, is similar…

Callista Pearson

Working to preserve the history of Hansen Planetarium

Dozens of boxes hold decades of history and artifacts of the old Hansen Planetarium at the Salt Lake County Archives building. Photos, correspondence with famous scientists and science fiction writers and old star show scripts are just some of what…