Planetarium Show: Black Holes

Posted Jan. 16, 2013, at 2:08 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 16, 2013, at 3:24 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Location: UMaine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium, 5781 Wingate Hall, 120 Munson Road, Orono, Maine

For more information: Alan Davenport; (207)581-1341;

ORONO, Maine — Prepare to sail into deep space and fall into a black hole as space and time are distorted by these massive objects 7-8 p.m. Fridays, Feb. 1 and 8, University of Maine Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium.

This space adventure features rich, expansive panoramas and incorporates several of the latest scientific theories about how black holes are formed and where they are hiding now. Witness the bending of light, the skewing of perception, and the dizzying descent into a black hole.

Ages 9-adult.