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Ongoing Activities

In addition to media appearances and lectures, members of the Department are involved in a broad range of ongoing projects that help communicate science to the public.

Dark Universe Red Shift Interior

Space Show: Dark Universe

The Hayden Planetarium Space Show Dark Universe is currently closed and will reopen November 24 with an improved theater experience. 

Milky Way with Constellation Lines

Online Resource

Digital Universe

Discover the universe with our downloadable atlas—the Digital Universe—where you can fly from the Sun out the edge of the observable universe.

WISE thumbnail

Science Bulletins

Delivering the latest developments in astrophysics, Earth science, biodiversity, human biology, and evolution through HD video and animation.

American Museum of Natural History

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

Open daily from 10 am-5:45 pm
except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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