Wyoming Observe the Moon Night

The staff at the Casper Planetarium would like to invite you to our Wyoming Observe the Moon Night, September 11, 2021 at 6:30 pm (until 8:30 pm).  We are hosting this event in participation with the Science Zone, Central Wyoming Astronomical Society, and the Girl Scouts of Wyoming. We will…

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Legends of the Night Sky: Orion

Legends of the Night Sky:  Orion   Mythology comes to life in a fun-filled, animated adventure.  Accompanied by narrators Aesop the owl and Socrates the mouse, we follow Orion as he grows to manhood, battles mythical beasts, foils the plot of an evil king and wins the heart of Artemis, the…

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Summer Skies

Take a detailed tour of the prominent constellations that are visible during the summer months.  You’ll also learn about the evolution of the stars that make up these constellations. Run Time:  45 minutes                Recommended for ages 8 and up

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Wyoming Observe the Moon Night

Saturday, September 11th, 2021. The Casper Planetarium invites you to Wyoming Observe the Moon Night, September 11, 2021 at 6:30 pm. We are hosting this event in participation with the Science Zone, Central Astronomical Society, and the Girl Scouts of Wyoming. Our event is free and open to the public.…

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A Great Time to View “The Summer Triangle”

The Summer Triangle is a Northern Hemisphere asterism (stars of similar brightness recognized in a distinctive shape). Unlike many other asterisms, the Summer Triangle is actually a combination of stars from three separate constellations: Deneb, the brightest star in the constellation Cygnus the Swan; Vega, the brightest star in the…

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