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Digital Universe Flight School (Grades 6, 7, and 8) - Summer Institute

July 6, 2015 - August 14, 2015


Want to take a stroll on Mars? Visit the moons of Jupiter? Learn to navigate our solar system, galaxy, and beyond using cutting-edge planetarium software, Uniview, which combines three-dimensional celestial maps with breathtaking data visualization. Using advanced gaming hardware, you will have the incredible opportunity to develop your own planetarium show and teach others the science behind it.

One Week: Monday–Friday (Sold Out)
July 6–July 10
9 am–4 pm | $550 (Members $525)


One Week: Monday–Friday (Sold Out)
August 10–August 14
9 am–4 pm | $550 (Members $525)

We offer a limited number of need-based scholarships. For more information, please email


Want to learn more about Digital Universe? Check out this cool film The Known Universe:


Here's a video about the Winter 2012 Institute for the Digital Universe Flight School


American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

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except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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