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.
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The Museum's stimulating Frontiers Lecture Series includes a lineup of talks from scientists who are taking groundbreaking steps in their field. Frontiers Lectures are on summer hiatus and will return in the fall.
See individual listings for upcoming program below.
May 14, 2015
Join us for a special presentation to learn about NASA’s New Horizons Mission, the first reconnaissance of the dwarf planet Pluto and the distant, mysterious Kuiper Belt, a relic of solar system formation.
March 21, 2015
Join us as we explore the special relationship between Earth and the Sun.
October 18, 2014
The Hayden Planetarium invites our Youngest Astronomers for an evening of star hopping as we look at the fall and winter constellations of the night sky using the Zeiss Star projector.
June 24, 2014
Explore city, suburban, and rural summer skies with Hayden Presenters Christina Pease, Emily Rice, and Ted Williams.
June 14, 2014
Learn some constellations that you can see in the night sky this summer, and compare these to how people in other times and places viewed the same patterns.