Lobby Display: the Apollo Missions

Our current lobby displays celebrate the Apollo Moon Missions, which took humans to their first off-Earth landing 50 years ago. Do your kids know who the first human on the Moon was? Do you know how small the space was that housed two astronauts in the Lunar Landing Module? (Spoiler…

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New in our Gift Shop — Color-Changing T-Shirts

                We have a new selection of color-changing shirts in our gift shop.  Both designs are black-and-white when inside and turn to full color in direct sunlight.   In response to requests, we now have both adults’ and kids’ sizes.   Affordably priced at just…

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One Comes Down, Another Goes Up

Two events that space program fans will want to take note of this week — and you can see streaming coverage of both at NASA’s website HERE. May 2 – SpaceX Corporation’s Dragon spacecraft will depart from the International Space Station for its return to Earth.  This unmanned craft arrived…

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Join Us for the Official Premiere of the New Projector!

Brighter, sharper images and more vivid colors are on their way to our Planetarium dome, courtesy of a new Digitalis BarcoF90-4K13 DLP projector.   This new equipment will double the resolution over that provided by our current projector, now over 10 years old. From February 26 to March 2, we will not…

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