search cityguideny.com

Astronomical Phenomena Revealed with Jackie Faherty at American Museum of Natural History

05/28/13 6:30pm 200 Central Park West Map
212-769-5200
www.amnh.org/calendar/astronomical-phenomena-revealed-with-jackie-faherty Ages: All Ages $15 ($13.50 Members, seniors, students)

This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.

What types of astronomical phenomena are observable from Earth? In this program, Museum research scientist Jackie Faherty uses the power of the Dome's Zeiss IX Projector and the Museum's Digital Universe Atlas to simulate numerous exciting celestial phenomena. From transits of the inner planets, to partial and total solar and lunar eclipses, she will simulate events you should expect and when you can expect to see them.

Venue Description: A museum for the 21st century, with a rich and storied past and one of the greatest natural history museums in the world, with over 40 exhibition halls. Open daily from 10am to 5:45pm except on Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Upcoming Events

The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter! - 11/01/14 - 05/25/15

Nature's Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters - 11/15/14 - 11/15/15

Countdown to Zero - 01/13/15 - 07/12/15

American Museum of Natural History Presents: Countdown to Zero: Defeating Disease - 01/13/15 - 07/12/15

Life at The Limits: Stories of Amazing Species - 04/04/15 - 07/31/15

Life at The Limits: Stories of Amazing Species - 04/04/15 - 07/31/15

American Museum of Natural History Presents: Sackler Brain Bench Salon Series: Unlocking the Biology of Addiction, Autism, ADHD, and Depression - 04/27/15 - 05/18/15

search cityguideny.com

SEARCH THE CALENDAR