Hayden Planetarium Programs
Astronomy Live: Astronomical Calendar
January 29, 2013
Four simple shapes—a triangle, square, diamond, and hexagon—can unlock the secrets to find seasonal constellations and view deep-sky treasures throughout the year. Follow Earth’s 584-million-mile journey about the Sun to find out what astronomical events will happen during the upcoming year, what you can do to prepare, and how to best observe them.
More in this Series:
June 25, 2013
Join astronomers in the Planetarium as they provide details on how to observe the night sky before heading outside to observe celestial objects.
July 11, 2013
On July 11, the sunset will be aligned with the streets of Manhattan. Join astrophysicist Jackie Faherty for a viewing of this special event.
July 30, 2013
Explore planets, extrasolar planets, nearby stars, and the myriad galaxies that populate the universe.
August 1, 2013
Using documentary aesthetics and based in real scientific data, this sci-fi thriller follows a contemporary mission to Jupiter’s moon Europa to investigate the possible existence of alien life within our solar system.
August 27, 2013
Learn to use the familiar zodiac constellations—such as Taurus and Gemini— to locate other planets as they move through their orbits.