The University of Texas at Arlington

The University of Texas at Arlington

The Planetarium at UT Arlington

The Planetarium at UT Arlington

Two Small Pieces of Glass

Two Small Pieces of Glass

Follow two students as they interact with an astronomer at a local star party. Along the way the students learn how telescopes work, the history of telescopes, and major discoveries made by these instruments. Enjoy this beautiful show created just for the International Year of Astronomy 2009 by Imiloa Astronomy Center, Buhl Planetarium at the Carnegie Science Center, and Interstellar Studios. Animations by Mirage 3D. Music performed by the London Symphony Orchestra.

Intended Audience: Everyone     Running Time: 25 Minutes

This show is not scheduled.

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