Versant Power Astronomy Center-Dynamic Earth

Fridays – April 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30 Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system with visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations. Follow a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and the biosphere.We explore the relationship […]

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Versant Power Astronomy Center-Magic Globe-A Story of the Seasons

Sundays – April 4, 11, 18 & 25 On vacation at her grandpa’s, a little girl Mia accidentally discovers a mysterious piece of astronomical machinery. Magic Globe is an engaging story about why we have seasons and how they are important to life on Earth. The program includes a tour of the night sky as […]

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Versant Power Astronomy Center-Dynamic Earth

Fridays – April 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30 Explore the inner workings of Earth’s climate system with visualizations based on satellite monitoring data and advanced supercomputer simulations. Follow a trail of energy that flows from the Sun into the interlocking systems that shape our climate: the atmosphere, oceans, and the biosphere.We explore the relationship […]

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Versant Power Astronomy Center-David Bowie Dreams

Sundays – March 7, 14, 21 & 28 David Bowie Dreams engages audiences in a sensory journey full of innovation, artistry, and imagination set to a pulsating soundtrack of one of rock music’s greatest icons. Experience music in new ways in the planetarium at the Versant Power Astronomy Center! For more information, please visit: http://astro.umaine.edu

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Versant Power Astronomy Center-Earth, Moon, & Sun

Sundays – March 7, 14, 21 & 28 Explore lunar phases, eclipses, day and night, seasons, and other puzzling sky events at the planetarium in this fun-filled family program. Join the mischievous Coyote as he tries to figure a variety of celestial sights! For more information, please visit: http://astro.umaine.edu.

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Versant Power Astronomy Center-“The Sun-Our Living Star”

Fridays – March 5, 12, 19 & 26 The Sun is our nearest star and our planet’s powerhouse, the source of the energy that drives our winds, our weather and all life. Take a closer look at our star to learn how it works and how solar weather influences our planet. Program includes a tour […]

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Versant Power Astronomy Center-David Bowie Dreams

Sundays – March 7, 14, 21 & 28 David Bowie Dreams engages audiences in a sensory journey full of innovation, artistry, and imagination set to a pulsating soundtrack of one of rock music’s greatest icons. Experience music in new ways in the planetarium at the Versant Power Astronomy Center! For more information, please visit: http://astro.umaine.edu

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Versant Power Astronomy Center-Earth, Moon, & Sun

Sundays – March 7, 14, 21 & 28 Explore lunar phases, eclipses, day and night, seasons, and other puzzling sky events at the planetarium in this fun-filled family program. Join the mischievous Coyote as he tries to figure a variety of celestial sights! For more information, please visit: http://astro.umaine.edu.

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Versant Power Astronomy Center-“The Sun-Our Living Star”

Fridays – March 5, 12, 19 & 26 The Sun is our nearest star and our planet’s powerhouse, the source of the energy that drives our winds, our weather and all life. Take a closer look at our star to learn how it works and how solar weather influences our planet. Program includes a tour […]

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