Articles by domeman42

 

Planetarium Show: Earth, Moon & Sun

By domeman42 on July 02, 2013, at 11:04 a.m.
Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com Our funny expert, Coyote, is a little confused about what he sees in the sky. Join this character (adapted from …

Planetarium Show: Worlds of Wonder

By domeman42 on July 02, 2013, at 11:02 a.m.
Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com Our planetarium spaceship blasts off on a tour that takes us to each member of the solar system. All nine …

Planetarium Show: The Little Star That Could

By domeman42 on July 02, 2013, at 11:01 a.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com Youngsters see and explore the fall sky under the dome, and meet a young star just discovering the universe. Join …

Planetarium Show: Our Sky Family

By domeman42 on July 02, 2013, at 10:59 a.m.
Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com Talkative planets describe their place in our Solar System for younger sky watchers in the ever-popular “Our Sky Family”. This …

Planetarium Show: Earth’s Wild Ride

By domeman42 on July 02, 2013, at 10:57 a.m.
Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com “Earth’s Wild Ride” is a story from 200 years in the future that features a moon colonist and his grandchildren …

Planetarium Show: Trip Through Space

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 12:32 p.m.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com A tour of what’s up there from the glittering stars, past the planets and out to deep space, this journey …

Planetarium Show: Little Star That Could

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 12:31 p.m.
Sunday, July 28, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com Youngsters see and explore the fall sky under the dome, and meet a young star just discovering the universe. Join …

Planetarium Show: Black Holes

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 12:28 p.m.
Thursday, July 25, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com The attraction of Black Holes is more than just gravitational. These mysterious graveyards of dead stars have fascinated generations. “Black …

Planetarium Show: Our Sky Family

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 12:27 p.m.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com Talkative planets describe their place in our Solar System for younger sky watchers in the ever-popular “Our Sky Family”. This …

Planetarium Show: Trip Through Space

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 12:26 p.m.
Sunday, July 21, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com A tour of what’s up there from the glittering stars, past the planets and out to deep space, this journey …

Planetarium Show: Cosmic Colors

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 12:23 p.m.
Thursday, July 18, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com From northern lights to garden flowers, color fills our lives and “Cosmic Colors” explains how we use the rainbow to …

Planetarium Show: Two Small Pieces of Glass

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 11:48 a.m.
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com From a starlit backyard to Italy and the invention of the telescope 400 years ago, follow the story of two …

Planetarium Show: Our Sky Family

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 11:46 a.m.
Sunday, July 14, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com Talkative planets describe their place in our Solar System for younger sky watchers in the ever-popular “Our Sky Family”. This …

Planetarium Show: Origins of Life

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 11:44 a.m.
Thursday, July 11, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com Tour the far reaches of the universe and our Earth as the evolution of life is examined in this fully …

Planetarium Show: Rusty Rocket’s Last Blast

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 11:41 a.m.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com A veteran rocket trains new recruits to take over his job of flying to the planets. Youngsters enjoy the cartoon …

Planetarium Show: Wilbear’s Big Adventure

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 11:37 a.m.
Sunday, July 7, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com A young teddy bear wishes he could fly. Grandpa teddy bear explains how flying works and the story of the …

Planetarium Show: Our Sky Family

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 11:35 a.m.
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com Talkative planets describe their place in our Solar System for younger sky watchers in the ever-popular “Our Sky Family”. This …

Planetarium Show: Hubble Vision

By domeman42 on June 21, 2013, at 11:32 a.m.
Thursday, July 4, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; 2075811341; GalaxyMaine.com Hubble Vision combines the splendor of the cosmos brought into focus by the Hubble Space Telescope, on a journey through …

Planetarium Show: Worlds of Wonder

By domeman42 on May 22, 2013, at 1:54 p.m.
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; (207)581-1341; GalaxyMaine.com Our planetarium spaceship blasts off on a tour that takes us to each member of the solar system. All nine …

Planetarium Show: The Little Star That Could

By domeman42 on May 22, 2013, at 1:53 p.m.
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 11 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine For more information: Alan Davenport; (207)581-1341; GalaxyMaine.com Youngsters see and explore the fall sky under the dome, and meet a young star just discovering the universe. Join …