Category | Projected Science

By Susie Murph on June 28, 2018 in

Taken from the December 2015 Planetarian Vol. 44, No. 4 pages 16-17, 36 So, after Baton Rouge in 2012, Beijing in 2014, and Warsaw in 2016, Cité de l’espace, Toulouse, will organize the 24th International Planetarium Society Conference, for the first time in France, a country where planetariums have been very dynamic for close to […]

By tkomatsu on January 30, 2018 in

Date: February 10, 2018 Time: 7:00-8:30pm Location: Fujitsu Planetarium at De Anza College, Cupertino, CA Watch the “Totality” digital planetarium show, and hear an accompanying talk by Dr. Laura Peticolas, Sonoma State University, Megamovie 2017 Project Lead; and Dr. Bryan Mendez, Space Sciences Laboratory, UC Berkeley, with Q&A. “Totality” includes a variety of wonderful styles—from […]

By tkomatsu on January 15, 2018 in

Watch the “We Are Astronomers” digital planetarium show, and hear De Anza College Astronomy Instructor Marek Cichanski, astronomy instructor at De Anza College, present an accompanying talk. Time: 7:00-8:30pm Location: Fujitsu Planetarium at De Anza College, Cupertino, CA Do you know what an astronomer does? Today’s astronomer is not the lone observer of past centuries. […]

By Susie Murph on November 1, 2016 in

(This is a guest post from Dr. Patrick Durrell, director of the Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University, one our Cosmoquest partners.) This past week saw the entire staff of YSU’s Ward Beecher Planetarium participate in the meeting of the Great Lakes Planetarium Association, hosted by the Longway Planetarium in Flint, MI. This annual […]

By Susie Murph on October 24, 2016 in

Ok, folks, we’re finally getting some well-needed updating done to our website! We’re introducing the base site this week, and will continue to introduce new features and sections soon – including our new and improved Mapper Apps, making it even easier to map craters on the Moon, Mercury, Mars, Asteroids and more. We are adding […]