New in our Gift Shop — Color-Changing T-Shirts

                We have a new selection of color-changing shirts in our gift shop.  Both designs are black-and-white when inside and turn to full color in direct sunlight.   In response to requests, we now have both adults’ and kids’ sizes.   Affordably priced at just…

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One Comes Down, Another Goes Up

Two events that space program fans will want to take note of this week — and you can see streaming coverage of both at NASA’s website HERE. May 2 – SpaceX Corporation’s Dragon spacecraft will depart from the International Space Station for its return to Earth.  This unmanned craft arrived…

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20,000 Light Years Across the Galaxy

148 years ago, Jules Verne’s classic sci-fi novel 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea speculated on the wonders and dangers to be found in the oceans of Earth.   This year’s Theatre of the Mind production updates that story to a space-going future.  Captain Nemo commands the most advanced spacecraft in the universe, the…

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Summer Astronomy Camps for Kids

girl reaches for moon

Let your kids reach for the stars this summer at the Casper Planetarium’s Astronomy Camps.   These day camps each meet for one week (Monday – Friday).   Sessions are 1 hour long for kids 6 and younger, 1.5 hours for 7 & 8-year-olds, 2 hours for 9 & 10-year-olds, and 2.5…

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Join Us for the Official Premiere of the New Projector!

Brighter, sharper images and more vivid colors are on their way to our Planetarium dome, courtesy of a new Digitalis BarcoF90-4K13 DLP projector.   This new equipment will double the resolution over that provided by our current projector, now over 10 years old. From February 26 to March 2, we will not…

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