Clark Planetarium

It’s a great weekend for planet watching

By Clark Planetarium

Post content by: Richard Cox This week (May 10-16, 2010) and the coming weekend is an excellent time to go outside and find the ecliptic in the sky. You don't need a telescope or even a pair of binoculars. A lot of backyard astronomy can be done by just taking a few minutes and going outside ... Read More

Astronomy Day shares passion of the cosmos

By Clark Planetarium

Celebrate the passion for amateur stargazing through Astronomy Day! Clark Planetarium,University of Utah and Salt Lake Astronomical Society are partnering this year to provide a full day of family-friendly activities, many of which are free. Join us on Saturday, April 24, 2010 for opportuniti... Read More

Celebrating Jake Garn’s 25th anniversary of spaceflight

By Clark Planetarium

As the space shuttle's flight schedule comes to an end, Utah's former Astronaut and Senator, Jake Garn, is reflecting on his experiences aboard the space shuttle Discovery 25 years ago. On Tuesday, April 13, 2010, Clark Planetarium will host Senator Garn for a public presentation about his experie... Read More