Sound Demo
Sound Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Listen to observe the interaction of sound waves. Learn about pitch, volume, and the transmission of sound. Watch as lasers, slinkies, and other devices demonstrate the concept …
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Don’t Try This at Home! (Demo)
Don’t Try This at Home! (Demo)
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Get ready for the coolest, hottest, most explosive activities that you can imagine. Mad Scientists are welcome as we combine common sense with scientific principles and fascinating …
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Fly Me to the Moon Demo
Fly Me to the Moon Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Introduce your students to Moon/Earth differences in size, gravity, surface features, and temperature, as well as NASA spin-offs and how we travel to the Moon, in a …
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Electricity Demo
Electricity Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 How is electricity created? Discover the differences between static and current electricity. Witness the power of lightning bolts and light bulbs illuminated without wires. Learn about new …
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Violent Weather Demo
Violent Weather Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 What is weather? How do storms form? Why does weather get violent? Explore the causes and effects of thunder and lightning, learn about wind currents, and see …
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Chemistry Demo
Chemistry Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Is it science or magic? You decide! In this demonstration, explore changes of state (solids to liquids, liquids to gases), mixtures, solutions, and chemical reactions. Chemistry is …
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Engineering for Space Demo
Engineering for Space Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 It’s hard enough to escape the Earth’s gravitational pull and make it safely to space, but staying safe in space presents a whole new set of engineering …
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Light Demo
Light Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Learn why “without light, there is no sight.” Students will learn how the eye detects and images distant objects and perceives color, and learn to distinguish between …
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Superpower Science Demo
Superpower Science Demo
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Not all scientists wear capes. We know that superheroes and supervillains have powers that don’t exactly jive with the real world. But did you know many of …
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Mission to the Moon
Mission to the Moon
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 The year is 2040CE. For the first time since the last Apollo mission in 1972, man returns to the Moon. The goal of the mission is to …
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Star Struck
Star Struck
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 What are stars, and how to astronomers study them? We’ll learn about the properties of stars, and what makes one of our Galaxy’s A-listers, the Sun, so …
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Kitchen Chemistry
Kitchen Chemistry
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Can you think of a more fun way to learn about the properties of matter while practicing measurement skills than by mixing up a batch of oobleck? …
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Great Rocket Challenge
Great Rocket Challenge
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Students compete in a design challenge to bid on a NASA rocket contract, complete with test launch! Plan, budget, build, and test a rocket to see which …
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Electromagnets
Electromagnets
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Electricity—watt’s cooler than that? We’ll begin with an introduction to electricity, learning about atoms and electrons, and demonstrate the invisible force at work. Then we’ll see how …
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Ecosystems
Ecosystems
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 What is an ecosystem exactly, and what can we expect to find there? We will begin with a discussion about plants, what they need to survive, and …
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Solar System to Go
Solar System to Go
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Let us take your students on a journey as they create a take-home model of our solar system. We’ll point out the coolest, hottest, and most surprising …
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May the Force Be With You
May the Force Be With You
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 This IS the learning lab you seek! Learn about forces and motion and how Newton’s Laws of Motion work in the everyday world. Start with an investigation …
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Custom Show
Custom Show
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Join our experts for a special planetarium show created to support your learning goals! Shows must be booked a minimum of three weeks in advance, and the …
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Skies Tonight
Skies Tonight
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Coming to a dark sky near you! Join our experts as they take you on a fantastic journey through the nighttime sky. Students are shown how to …
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Following the Milky Way
Following the Milky Way
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Why do we have day and night? What really causes the seasons? How do the patterns of the stars change over time? What can you expect to …
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The Hot and Energetic Universe
The Hot and Energetic Universe
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Explore how high-energy astrophysics plays a key role in understanding the hot and violent nature of the universe. It will take you on journeys through our own …
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We Are Astronomers
We Are Astronomers
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Do you know what an astronomer does? Today’s astronomer is not the lone observer as in centuries past. “We Are Astronomers” reveals global collaboration, technology, and dedication …
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We Are Aliens
We Are Aliens
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 What does a planet need to support life? Are we alone in the Universe? Explore the extreme environments here on Earth where life thrives, then take a …
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Two Small Pieces of Glass
Two Small Pieces of Glass
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Join two teenage students at a local star party as they discover how the telescope has helped us understand our place in the cosmos. Learn how telescopes …
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Sunstruck
Sunstruck
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Travel back to the beginning of our solar system and experience the birth of the Sun. Discover how it came to support life, how it threatens life …
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Seeing: A Photon’s Journey Across Space, Time, and Mind
Seeing: A Photon’s Journey Across Space, Time, and Mind
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Ride a photon across the Galaxy to your mind’s eye and experience how we see. This planetarium show follows a photon’s creation and journey across the Galaxy …
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Dawn of the Space Age
Dawn of the Space Age
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 We begin with the launch of Sputnik and important Russian space history as well as the American Gemini, Apollo, and Shuttle programs. The show transports viewers to …
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Hubble Vision 2
Hubble Vision 2
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Since its launch into Low Earth Orbit in 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope has brought into deeper focus the unimaginable vastness and deep mysteries of the Universe. …
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From Earth to the Universe
From Earth to the Universe
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people. A …
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Back to the Moon for Good
Back to the Moon for Good
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Immerse yourself in a race to return to the Moon 40 years after the historic Apollo landings. See how a competition among privately funded international teams is …
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Flight Adventures
Flight Adventures
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 In this multimedia planetarium show about the science of aeronautics, you will discover the science of flight through the eyes of a young girl and her grandfather …
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Where Would You Go?
Where Would You Go?
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 What are the basic things a planet needs to be able to support life? How do we look for places that meet these needs outside of our …
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Terrific Tectonics
Terrific Tectonics
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Did you know the outer layer of Earth is made up of giant shifting land masses called plates? Learn about the structure of our Earth and the …
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Tour the Solar System
Tour the Solar System
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Join us on a journey through our solar system. We will begin at the center with our Sun and work our way out to the furthest reaches …
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Our New Neighbors
Our New Neighbors
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 TRAPPist-1 solar system. One of the greatest questions in astronomy is whether or not we are alone. In our search for answers, we have identified thousands of …
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Natural Disasters
Natural Disasters
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Take a closer look at some of the natural disasters that occur on our planet. We’ll talk about Earth’s tectonic plates and the volcanoes and earthquakes that …
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Earth Science
Earth Science
Questions? Ready to book? Please call Robin Keller at (203) 372-3521 ext. 117 Travel back in time with us to see how the Earth formed and how it has changed to become the planet we know and love today. We’ll …
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