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Astronomy Live programs offer interactive tours of the universe and views of the changing night sky using the world's largest cosmic atlas and the Zeiss Mark IX star projector. Cosmic Lights, Summer Nights is a special series of Astronomy Live programs in July and August of 2015.

Sign Up for updates and advance notice of ticket sales on Hayden Planetarium programs, including the Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate and Romance Under the Stars.

The Museum's stimulating Frontiers Lecture Series includes a lineup of talks from scientists who are taking groundbreaking steps in their field. 

The Hayden Planetarium Space Show Theater is closed for a series of upgrades and will reopen Tuesday, November 24.  All Frontiers Lectures scheduled during this period will take place in the Kaufmann Theater. 

See individual listings for upcoming program below.

Support for Hayden Planetarium Programs is provided by the Horace W. Goldsmith Endowment Fund.

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Cosmic Lights, Summer Nights

July 21, 2015 - August 11, 2015

Cosmic Lights, Summer Nights is a special series of Astronomy Live programs in July and August of 2015.

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Astronomy Live: Deep Sky Scavenger Hunt

July 21, 2015

Grab your binoculars and join your guides Emily Rice and Irene Pease to explore celestial treasures from the comfort of the Hayden Planetarium. 

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