A still from ESO’s planetarium show ‘From Earth to the Universe’ showing the Helix Nebula, also known as NGC 7293. Courtesy/T. Matsopoulos, ESO
Stunning imagery from space is brought to audience members in a fulldome format at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the Los Alamos Nature Center Planetarium.
From Earth to the Universe takes passengers on a voyage through space, time, and an arresting combination of sights and sounds. Along the way, adventurers will visit birthplaces and burial grounds of stars and explore beyond the Milky Way.
Tickets may be purchased by phone or at the nature center and are only $6 for adults and $4 for children. This movie is not reccommended for children under 3 years old. The breathtaking movie starts promptly at 2 p.m. on both days and seating is limited so arrive at least 10 minutes prior. Watch the trailer for From Earth to the Universe.
For more information about this and other Pajarito Environmental Education Center (PEEC) programs, visit http://www.peecnature.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org orcall (505) 662-0460.
The Pajarito Environmental Education Center (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 www.peecnature.org.