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CALENDAR of Shows & Events

We are now hosting online planetarium shows (both movies and live interactive star shows), and also streaming live events with local commentary and Q&A. Our hosts are Professor Patricia Reiff of Rice and Adjunct Professor Carolyn Sumners (VP of Astronomy and Physical Science at the Houston Museum of Natural Science).

Thanks to the Department of Physics and Astronomy and the NASA Heliophysics Education Activation Team for sponsoring these programs.

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A PERSONAL HISTORY OF SPACE RESEARCH AT RICE UNIVERSITY : Dr. Patricia Reiff

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REGISTER ONLINE

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Public Observing Night

Lecture
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Observing
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2021 PAST EVENTS
AUG 11 Perseids live stream
JUN 21 Summer Solstice live stream
MAY 26 Lunar Eclipse live stream
APR 17 Reach For The Stars STEM Festival
APR 8 RSI ISS Flight Education Event
Student Q&A event with astronauts Shannon Walker and Kate Rubins on board the ISS
MAR 20 Spring Equinox at the Sundial
FEB 15 Mars Perseverance Landing VR Watch Party
JAN 15 HMNS Planetarium At Home - APOLLO & BEYOND
2020 PAST EVENTS
DEC 18 HMNS Planetarium At Home - STAR OF BETHLEHEM
NOV 20 HMNS Planetarium At Home - GREAT PLANET ADVENTURES
NOV 18-19 Virtual Planetarium Adventure - Dec 21 Jupiter & Saturn conjunction
NOV 15 SPACEX Crew-1 Launch Watch Party
AUG 25 ICE WORLDS
AUG 18 GREAT PLANET ADVENTURES (Kids version)
AUG 11 FORCE FIVE
AUG 05 THE X-PLANETS
JUL 29 NIGHT OF THE TITANIC
JUL 22 FATE OF THE MAYA
JUL 15 SECRETS OF THE DEAD SEA
JUL 08 AMAZING ASTRONOMERS OF ANTIQUITY
JUL 01 SEARCH FOR LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE
JUN 24 IMPACT EARTH
JUN 20 Solstice at the Sundial
JUN 17 IT'S ABOUT TIME
JUN 10 APOLLO & BEYOND
JUN 03 MAGNETISM
MAY 30 Launch America Watch Party
MAY 27 THE GREAT PLANET ADVENTURES
MAY 20 WE CHOOSE SPACE!
MAY 13 IMPACT!
MAY 6 DINOSAUR PROPHECY
APR 29 EARTH'S WILD RIDE
APR 20 FORCE 5

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