CHICAGO (AP) — A panel appointed by Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot recommended the city explore enclosing Soldier Field, part of an effort to convince the NFL's Chicago Bears to remain in their lakefront home rather than leave for the suburbs.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Two organizations have announced donations to the Jackson Planetarium.
The gifts announced this week will help with the planetarium’s ongoing renovation project, WLBT-TV reported.
CHICAGO (AP) —
The Adler Planetarium in Chicago will open this week for the first time since it closed its doors nearly two years ago because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The famed planetarium on the shores of Lake Michigan will on March 4 reopen, joining the ranks of museums and other institutions that have opened their doors once again in recent days months after the pandemic forced them to close.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A planetarium in Mississippi's capital city is undergoing renovations and is expected to reopen at the end of 2023 with a fresh look and more extensive exhibits.
This is the first renovation in decades at the Russell C.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The final frontier has rarely seemed closer than this — at least virtually.
Researchers at one of Switzerland’s top universities are releasing open-source beta software on Tuesday that allows for virtual visits through the cosmos including up to the International Space Station, past the Moon, Saturn or exoplanets, over galaxies and well beyond.
CHICAGO (AP) — While most of Chicago’s cultural institutions have reopened their doors, the Adler Planetarium won’t do so fully until next year.
The planetarium along Lake Michigan closed in March 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic.
NEW YORK (AP) — Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will keep his job as head of the Hayden Planetarium at New York's American Museum of Natural History after the museum concluded its investigation into sexual misconduct accusations against him...
Science Central has the star projector, and now it has 2.4 million campaign to add a planetarium to its offerings.
The contribution is from the AEP Foundation, a charitable entity supported by American Electric Power and its operating units, including Indiana Michigan Power, also called I&M.
In a 7-2 vote Wednesday, Fort Wayne's Legacy Joint Funding Committee recommended $500,000 in funding for a new planetarium at Science Central.
The proposal was placed on hold last year after Science Central Executive Director Martin Fisher was told to sort out fundraising questions related to the project.
Even if the skies in Omaha are cloudy during Sunday’s lunar eclipse, there’s a way to get a crystal-clear view of the night sky.
The University of Nebraska at Omaha’s planetarium is hosting a viewing party for the eclipse on Sunday from 8:30 p.m.
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center's Teen Cafe series will explore a couple of popular topics this Friday when it dives into Harry Potter and the Genetics of the Wizarding World.
Duke Biology Professor Eric Spana will lead the discussion.
On Dec. 13, participants will have the opportunity to view a Geminid Meteor Show hosted by Durham Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center.
The viewing will take place at Durham Parks and Recreation's new Environmental Education Pavilion located in the historic West Point on the Eno at 5253 N.
BOSTON (AP) — A renowned Boston planetarium is celebrating its 60th anniversary with a new film that's out of this world.
The Museum of Science's Charles Hayden Planetarium is debuting "Destination Mars: The New Frontier." It explores humankind's efforts to reach the red planet.
This year marks an important milestone in Olivet Nazarene University's planetarium's history.
This year, the Strickler Planetarium celebrates its 50th anniversary, recognizing half a century of community engagement, science exploration and astronomical inspiration.