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We Are Astronomers

August 21, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Do you know what an astronomer does? “We Are Astronomers” reveals the global collaboration, technology and dedication required to answer the unresolved questions of the universe. See how technologies such as the Large Hadron Collider, the observatories of Chile and the Hubble Space Telescope work and how they are used by teams around the world in this entertaining planetarium show. This show is narrated by former “Doctor Who” star David Tennant and accompanied with music by New Zealand composer Rhian Sheehan. “We Are Astronomers” provides a visually stunning tour of contemporary astronomy using beautiful 360° full dome imagery.

Tickets for planetarium programs are $6 for adults, $5 for UMaine students/veterans/senior citizens, and $4 for children under 12. Click here to view the calendar.

Tickets may be purchased online, by phone at 207.581.1341, or at the Emera Astronomy Center ticket box office prior to the show.



August 21, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Emera Astronomy Center
167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States


Emera Astronomy Center