Astronomy for Elementary School Children
The Day the Earth Stood Still
Planet of the Apes
The World at Night
Join noted night sky photographer Dennis Mammana for an enlightening presentation featuring imagery of the night sky like none you have ever seen. All was captured by members of TWAN (The World at Night), an elite international team of the most highly-acclaimed night sky photographers on Earth. After this evening, you'll never look at the night sky the same again.
$5 for adults. Alaska Regional Science Fair participants were invited to attend at no charge.
Moon Night free image from www.dreamstime.com
The Seven Wonders of the Universe
Join noted night sky photographer Dennis Mammana across the cosmos to witness the most spectacular phenomena in existence... from the wonder of star-birth to collisions of massive galaxies, from the violent explosions of distant stars to the delicate majesty of the northern lights - and all in between.
$5 for adults (18+). Free if under 18. Alaska Regional Science Fair participants were invited to attend at no charge.
Photo by Cristina
Alaska's Moon Rock Return
Presentation by Steve Hendrickson from the Alaska State Museum.
Image from www.bigstock.com
Open House at Planetarium
National astronomy day is held twice a year.
Learn how you can get involved with the planetarium
* Free handouts
* Bring your astronomy questions
Lighthearted look at astronauts real and imagined. You will also meet animal astronauts
Hermes and Mercury
Mythology and Astrommy presentation by Ken Fix.
In Greek mythology Hermes is the son on Zeus.
Art of the Aurora
Art representing and inspired by the Northern Lights. Presentation by Cristina Della Rosa
Anchorage airport. 2017 photo by Cristina