Mysteries Revealed In Weekend Planetarium Film

An aphid, up close and personal from Mysteries of the Unseen World. Courtesy/PEEC

PEEC News:

Embark on a journey into unseen worlds and hidden dimensions at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 18 and Sunday, June 19 at the Los Alamos Nature Center, 2600 Canyon Road.

Mysteries of the Unseen World, a full-dome, original production by National Geographic Entertainment and Days End Pictures, allows the audience to see nature from a new perspective.

Mysteries of the Unseen World uses innovative high-speed and time-lapse photography, electron microscopy, and nanotechnologyto transport audiences to an enthralling secret world of nature, events, and breathtaking phenomena not visible to the naked eye. If it is normally too fast, too slow, too small, or outside the visible spectrum, this film will reveal what people have been missing.

This film also will play in the Los Alamos Nature Center July 16 and 17.

Tickets may be purchased by phone or at the nature center for $6 for adults and $4 for children. This movie is not recommended for children under 4 years old. The breathtaking movie starts promptly at 7 p.m. and seating is limited so arrive at least 10 minutes prior. For more information on this and other National Geographic movies, visit

For more information about this and other Pajarito Environmental Education Center (PEEC) programs, visit, email or call 505.662.0460.

PEEC was founded in 2000 to serve the community of Los Alamos. It offers people of all ages a way to enrich their lives by strengthening their connections to our canyons, mesas, mountains, and skies. PEEC operates the Los Alamos Nature Center at 2600 Canyon Road, holds regular programs and events, and hosts a number of interest groups from birding to hiking to butterfly watching. PEEC activities are open to everyone; however, members receive exclusive benefits such as discounts on programs and merchandise. Annual memberships start at $35. To learn more, visit

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