Meteors are sometimes called “shooting stars”—but are they really stars? Find out what actually causes those gasp-inducing streaks of light across the sky, get a preview of the Geminid meteor shower, and learn tips for seeing the most meteors.
*Location Changed to Dorothea Dix Park* Morehead educators, RAC and CHAOS members will be there to view Geminid meteor shower. Registration Required.
Join us for our adults program exploring the night sky.
Partnering with the Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership, Morehead Planetarium and Science Center is hosting Night Lights, a day of New Year’s Eve activities for kids of all ages on Sunday, Dec. 31st. Tickets on sale, Friday, Nov. 24 at 9 a.m.