Discover our place in the universe as we take you and your family through the galaxies!
Investigate your world at Morehead's Family Science Day! On Nov. 16, meet scientists, learn about their research and conduct your own experiments! Click here for more information.
Morehead's new fall schedule begins now! Look for a full schedule of fulldome planetarium shows and Science Stage presentations on Saturdays and Sundays only. Click here for the complete schedule.
Unfortunately, weather forecasts for Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, predict overcast skies, so the "International Observe The Moon Night" skywatching session scheduled for Saturday has been cancelled.
On Wednesday, Sept. 25, 7:30-9 p.m. explore the night sky under the planetarium dome with an expert guide. You'll hear stories and legends from various cultures about the star patterns you'll observe. You'll also receive a season-specific update about eclipses, meteor showers and other astronomical phenomena that are expected to be visible during the current season.
On Saturday, Sept. 21, 3:30-4:15 p.m. you can learn to find and identify the stars, constellations and planets best seen in this season. This is a great chance to explore astronomy as a family!
A favorite Morehead tradition returns in October: "Scare-olina Skies," a Halloween-themed version of Morehead's classic "Carolina Skies" star show.
The show is on Friday, Sept. 27 at 8 p.m. in the GlaxoSmithKline Fulldome Theater. Admission is $7 for general admission and $6 for Morehead members. Click here for for more information.
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