Seasonal Stargazing 2D or 3D

Upper KS2 / KS3 / KS4 / Post 16

Available in 2D or 3D duration 30 minutes Presenter-led

We will guide you on a journey around the seasonal night sky to visit an amazing host of astronomical destinations, highlighting features of current interest. Fly through the rings of Saturn, investigate star colours, explore a black hole and witness the spectacle of our Milky Way galaxy.

Audience

KS2 / KS3 / KS4 / Post 16

Activity

Planetarium shows

** Now showing Winter Stargazing **

Explore the constellations and planets visible in the Winter night sky. Fly to worlds on the edge of our understanding and gaze up at alien skies in this spectacular journey through the astronomical discoveries we’ve made and the stories they inspire.

This Winter, students can:

Discover the stories of the famous constellations of Orion the Hunter, Taurus the Bull, Canis Major the Hunting Dog and where to find them in the night sky.

Learn about Supernovae, red giants, black holes and wormholes through space and time.

Travel to worlds outside our solar system and hear about local scientists who are working to understand these strange worlds.

 

Funded by the Science and Technology Facilities Council 

 

Thank you to all our generous donors and supporters. 

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