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Dome Show of the Week: August 7-13

Showing daily at 2pm and 4pm during the week of August 7-13

25 minutes | Recommended for ages 6+

We see the Sun and Moon every day, yet there are many misconceptions about what we see. Why exactly does the appearance of the Moon change from time to time, why is the Moon sometimes visible during the day, and why do eclipses occur? Join the popular Native American mythical character Coyote to find out. This fun and informative fulldome movie weaves together Native American legends and scientific understanding of the Earth, Moon and Sun system to help distinguish between myths and science.

Please note: all planetarium shows start on time and no late seating is permitted. Our show schedule is subject to change. We recommend checking our calendar before your visit for the most up-to-date schedule. Click here for planetarium admission prices and more info. 

More about Dome Show of the Week: Our Dome Show of the Week is a rotating selection of planetarium shows. This summer, the Dome Show of the Week is FREE for Eugene Science Center members! Come back each week to see them all.

2022 Dome Show Of The Week Lineup:

June 20-25: Skywatchers of Africa

June 26 – July 2: Seeing!

July 3-9: We Are Aliens

July 10-16: Out There – The Quest for Extrasolar Planets

July 17-23: Sunstruck

July 24-30: Habitat Earth

July 31 – August 6: Phantom of the Universe

August 7-13: Earth, Moon, & Sun

August 14-20: Einstein’s Gravity Playlist

August 21-27: Our Violent Planet

August 26 – September 3: Two Small Pieces of Glass

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