Full Dome Movies & Planetarium Shows

 

Life: A Cosmic StoryClick image to view the trailer.

Life: A Cosmic Story

Narrated by Jodie Foster, Life: A Cosmic Story, is a high-speed ride through the history of life. Come explore the age-old mystery: How did life on Earth begin? This program is presented captioned for the deaf, hearing impaired and those who just don’t mind reading along. 30-minutes

A production of the California Academy of Science, distributed by Evans & Sutherland.

 

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Perfect Little PlanetClick image to view the trailer.

Presented in partnership with Jim and Carol Havens

Perfect Little Planet

Our program for older children follows the antics of an alien family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot. Imagine the ultimate space vacation! PERFECT LITTLE PLANET will help you discover our solar system through a new set of eyes. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known Dwarf Planet. Dive over the ice cliffs of Miranda. Sail through the rings of Saturn. Feel the lightning storms of Jupiter. And walk on the surface of Mars. Which destination would you choose? This program is a solar system journey for space travelers of all ages. 35-minutes.

Perfect Little Planet is a production of the Clark Planetarium.

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One WorldClick image to view the trailer.

One World, One Sky

Produced by Sesame Workshop, the non-profit educational organization behind Sesame Street®, One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure, is a cross-cultural planetarium show geared toward children ages 4 to 6. Through the lens of astronomy, children join Elmo, Big Bird and a Muppet from China named Hu Hu Zhu to explore the night sky. 30-minutes

One World One Sky, Big Bird’s Adventure is a production of the Adler Planetarium, Distributed by Sky-Skan.

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Dinosaurs at Dusk!

Dinosaurs at Dusk is a learning adventure of a father and his teenage daughter Lucy, who share a fascination for all things that fly. You’ll travel back in time to meet the pterosaurs and the ancestors of modern-day birds: the feathered dinosaurs. Lucy and her father navigate from continent to continent, looking for clues about the origins of flight.When time runs out they experience first-hand the cataclysmic “last day” of the dinosaurs.

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Sunstruck

Discover the wonders of our sun. Its incredible energy has supported life on earth for millennia but is now threatening our technology and way of life.  Travel to the distant future to discover our sun’s connection to the universe’s cosmic cycle of life and death.

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Skies Over Evansville - Our Traditional Planetarium ShowClick image to view the trailer.

 

Skies Over Evansville
Our Traditional Planetarium Show

SKIES OVER EVANSVILLE utilizes our state-of-the-art computer graphics display system created by Evans and Sutherland, makers of Digistar®, the world’s most advanced planetarium system. We use Digistar to create the known universe including stars, galaxies, nebula, planets, comets, asteroids and exoplanets using three-dimensional, real-time computer graphics generated from a data provided by the American Museum of Natural History and NASA. Presented “live” as a traditional planetarium experience, this program typically details the visible constellations and planets of our night sky while allowing visitors to grasp our unique place in space. The program includes interaction with the presenter, and those attending are encouraged to ask questions. 45-minutes.

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