Solar Montage by NASA
Go to www.cmnh.org for cost and registration. Cosmic Collisions, narrated by Robert Redford Mon-Fri, 2:30 PM Wed, 8 PM Sat & Sun, Noon & 4 PM
Schedule of Holiday Show Times: Fri Nov 25, Noon, 2 & 4 PM Dec 26-31, 12:30 & 3 PM Take a thrilling trip through space and time to explore cosmic collisions, hypersonic impacts that drive the dynamic and continuing evolution of the Universe.
Scientific simulations and visualizations based on cutting-edge research developed by astrophysicists and scientists at NASA depict the dramatic and explosive encounters that shaped our solar system, changed the course of life on Earth, and continue to transform our galaxy.
One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure Sat, 11 AM, 1 & 3 PM Sun, 1 & 3 PM Schedule of Holiday Show Times: Friday, Nov 25, 11 AM, 1 & 3 PM Dec 26-31, 11:30 AM & 2 PM Follow Sesame Street’s Big Bird and Elmo as they explore the night sky with Hu Hu Zhu, their Chinese friend. Together, they take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth.
Children can interact as they watch, drawing constellations and counting the time it takes the sun to set.
Special Showing: On Sunday, Dec 3, “Star Babies” will be offered at 10:30 AM. Star Babies gives children 4 and younger a gentle, 15-minute introduction to the planetarium and the wonders of the night sky.