Dawn of the Space Age

Dawn of the Space Age

Witness the full scope of the planetarium’s new digital projection capabilities with this full-dome video presentation outlining mankind’s exploration of space from the launch of Sputnik to space tourism and beyond. This computer-animated odyssey puts viewers in the cockpits of the first manned space missions and on the lunar surface with the Apollo astronauts. The incredible visualizations and a soundtrack that includes favorites like Coldplay make this an engaging program for all ages. Educational content geared toward middle school to adult ages. This show is available in 30 minute and 40 minute versions, plus a 10 minute live star talk.