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Davis Planetarium

Day turns to night on the dome of the star theater as thousands of stars and planets appear overhead.

Starlight, Gingerbread Night

Gingerbread cookies decorate the planetarium dome on this guided tour of our backyard sky.

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Autumn Nights

Find out where and how to find autumn stars and surprise sights among them.

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Cruise the Cosmos

Imagine you’re a spacecraft on a course to visualize galaxies and wonders of space as an observer among them.

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Solar Superstorms

Solar Superstorms visualizes the inner workings of the Sun and takes audiences into the seething interior of our star.

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Experimental Planetarium Shorts

Art meets science in this sampling of short digital works designed for display exclusively on a dome. Experimental imagery showcases the power and potential of the digital Planetarium system. Planetarium staff provide insight to creative use of the dome.

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The Universe Live!

Off the Earth and out through space! The planetarium becomes a “spaceship”on a journey past our nightly canopy of stars.

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Black Holes: Journey into the Unknown

Witness what would happen if you got too close to a black hole and see how one is able to warp time and space.

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To Space & Back

To Space & Back takes audiences on an incredible journey from the far reaches of our known universe to our own planet.

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We Are Aliens

Explore how our understanding of life on Earth guides the hunt for alien life elsewhere in the Universe. We visit Mars, Europa and distant Exoplanets to help answer the ultimate question… are we alone?

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