Purchase a discounted ticket and see two full-dome films in a row!
Fractal Explorations is an original production of Dr. Robert Astalos and Zacheis Planetarium. Produced using only free software available to everyone on the internet, it describes what fractals are, how they are made, where they can be found in nature, and what they have to do with infinity. Filled with original fractal images and sequences, it is a feast for the eyes as well as a workout for the brain. Recommended for middle school and up. 35 minutes.
Show description and image courtesy of Dr. Robert Astalos, Zacheis Planetarium.
Two Small Pieces of Glass: The Amazing Telescope
Two Small Pieces of Glass traces the history of the telescope from Galileo’s modifications to a child’s spyglass—using two small pieces of glass—to the launch of NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope and the future of astronomy. It explores the wonder and discovery made by astronomers throughout the last 400 years. Interstellar Studios. Recommended for middle school ages and up. 23 minutes.
Show and show description provided by Spitz Inc.
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