Áróra: Tales of the Northern Lights

Fridays – January 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31 An immersive full dome experience about the exquisite beauty of Auroras. Take a journey across time and space to understand the science behind the phenomena and to experience the stories of our ancestors. Guided by the lullaby of the Dawn Goddess, this cinematic adventure invites the […]

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Áróra: Tales of the Northern Lights

Fridays – January 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31 An immersive full dome experience about the exquisite beauty of Auroras. Take a journey across time and space to understand the science behind the phenomena and to experience the stories of our ancestors. Guided by the lullaby of the Dawn Goddess, this cinematic adventure invites the […]

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Áróra: Tales of the Northern Lights

Fridays – January 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31 An immersive full dome experience about the exquisite beauty of Auroras. Take a journey across time and space to understand the science behind the phenomena and to experience the stories of our ancestors. Guided by the lullaby of the Dawn Goddess, this cinematic adventure invites the […]

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Áróra: Tales of the Northern Lights

Fridays – January 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31 An immersive full dome experience about the exquisite beauty of Auroras. Take a journey across time and space to understand the science behind the phenomena and to experience the stories of our ancestors. Guided by the lullaby of the Dawn Goddess, this cinematic adventure invites the […]

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Áróra: Tales of the Northern Lights

Fridays – January 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31 An immersive full dome experience about the exquisite beauty of Auroras. Take a journey across time and space to understand the science behind the phenomena and to experience the stories of our ancestors. Guided by the lullaby of the Dawn Goddess, this cinematic adventure invites the […]

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Black Holes, Exploding Stars, and Clusters of Galaxies

Launched in 1999, Chandra is one of NASA’s four “Great Observatories”, a series of satellites designed to study the sky over a broad range in wavelengths, from infrared to gamma rays. 20 years later, Chandra is still providing the sharpest look ever at the X-ray universe. Chandra’s unprecedented observing capabilities have allowed scientific breakthroughs and […]

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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the Sun – high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Travel into the tangle […]

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Legends of the Night Sky: Perseus & Andromeda

Sundays – September 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29 at 2:00 p.m. Witness the classic story of the beautiful but unfortunate princess Andromeda, who in divine punishment for her mother’s bragging, is sacrificed to a sea monster—and rescued by the Greek hero Perseus. The program includes a live sky tour highlighting these constellations in the […]

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Faster than Light

The impulse to strike out into the unknown, to see what’s over the horizon… is as old as humanity. Today, a whole new horizon beckons. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds, including any that might exist in the neighborhood of our Sun. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How […]

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Rihanna: Diamonds

Fridays – September 6, 13, 20, & 27 at 9:00 p.m. Take a journey through space with the Grammy Award winning artist, Rihanna. Using dazzling visuals and creative expression, Rihanna: Diamonds, features this prolific artist in new and innovative ways at the Emera Astronomy Center! FMI: (207) 581-1341 or http://astro.umaine.edu

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