Saturday July 12, 2014
Event Information
Section: General
Family Saturday Morning at the Planetarium!

When: July 12, 2014
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Where: Georgia Southern University Planetarium, Statesboro, GA, United States
Phone: 912-478-5292
Address: Math/Physics Bldg.
End of Herty Drive from Hwy 67/Fair Rd.
Statesboro, GA 30460
Ages: 8 yrs old to adults
Cost: FREE

Description: 11 and 11:30 am Stars: Powerhouses of the Universe Digistar 5 Full-Dome Planetarium Presentation Recommende d for Ages 8 – Adults Every star has a story. Some are as old as time, faint and almost forgotten. Others burn bright and end their lives in powerful explosions. New stars are created every day, born of vast clouds of gas and dust. Through every phase of their existence, stars release the energy that lights the Universe. Journey to the furthest reaches of our galaxy and experience both the awesome beauty and destructive power of stars. STARS, narrated by actor Mark Hamill, is the Sudekum Planetarium’s first original full-dome, digital production. Adventure Science Center collaborated with the National Space Centre in Leicester, England, to create this stunning 26-minute show exploring the powerhouses of the universe and our relationship with the night sky throughout history. All planetarium events are free and sponsored by the Department of Physics within the College of Science and Mathematics at Georgia Southern University. *Families only, no large school groups please *No strollers due to fire code *All children must be accompanied by an adult *No reservations, seating in order of arrival Parking is available in the open-gated faculty/staff parking lot to the left at the end of Herty Drive (from Fair Road/GA Hwy 67) The planetarium is in the Math/Physics Building, across on the other side of the parking gates between the Eidson House (Honors) and the older Biology Bldg. For more information: Website - http://cosm.georgiasouther Departm ent of Physics Telephone (M-F: 8 am – 5 pm) – 912-478-5292 Email - planetarium@georgiasouther


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