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News for Planetarians
Thursday, August 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
IPS Members among ASP winners »
  Two members of the IPS are among winners of annual awards presented by the Astronomical Society of the Pacific....
Wednesday, August 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Help name the Mars 2020 Rover »
You Can Name the Mars 2020 Rover! The contest is open to legal residents of the United States who are registered studen...
Thursday, August 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Partner with Kavli »
Shared from Dome-L:   Kavli Fulldome Lecture Series - A Universe of Surprises sburkland <sburkland@adlerp...
Saturday, July 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Astro2020 Decadal Survey White Paper »
A new white paper  IDEAS: Immersive Dome Experiences for Accelerating Science  makes the case that planetarium...
Friday, June 28, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
Live stream Apollo 11 Talks »
  The Lunar and Planetary Institute is hosting “Apollo 11: Looking Back to Move Forward” on July 20 to commemora...

What's Up in IPS?
Tuesday, July 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Working Group Elevated to Standing Committee »
Two changes to the IPS standing rules have been approved by the IPS Council. Both of these changes reflect the growing imp...
Friday, June 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Take Part in a Global Event »
Shared from the International Astronomical Union , one of IPS's new professional partners: As part of the Internati...
Sunday, June 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
IPS 2022: St Petersburg, Russia »
IPS Council on Sunday June 23 voted to award the bid for the IPS 2022 Conference to Planetarium 1 in St Petersburg, Russia...
Thursday, January 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
New IPS Education Committee Service »
The IPS Education Committee is offering a new service—a communication tool for planetarians and teachers needing help or s...
Thursday, January 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
IPS Membership Renewal Season »
IPS is now using the "anniversary" model for memberships, meaning that expirations are 1 year (or 2 years) from the date o...

Communicator Newsletter
Wednesday, August 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Our Traveling Planetarian »
Bryant Gonzalez reports in from Argentina in the latest about his travels around South America. He visited the first digit...
Saturday, August 10, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
From our friends at the Museum Alliance »
  Jeff Nee, educational specialist at the NASA JPL’s Museum Alliance, announces that the alliance has released e...
Saturday, August 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hot off the press »
While at the 2018 IPS Conference in France, did you miss a paper that you really wanted to hear? Just couldn't get up in t...
Saturday, August 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
An American in Italy »
If you'd like to know more about the Experience in Italy program, you can check with Chrysta Ghent from the Jennifer Chals...
Saturday, August 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Are you getting ready for IPS2020? »
The call for abstracts and posters has gone out from Edmonton for the IPS 2020 Conference. The deadline is 15 October!...

Archived News
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Act Quickly! Fulldome Festival Grants »
  Sharing from Volkmar Schorcht, Jena Fulldome Festival Foundation Dear colleagues, the Fulldome Fes...
Wednesday, June 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IPS Conference Proceedings from 2014 Beijing and 2016 Warsaw »
Proceedings from the past two IPS Conferences are now linked on the IPS History page and the Conference Proceedings pag...
Monday, June 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Help your local library share the eclipse! »
Help your local library share the eclipse!   Two Million Eclipse-Viewing Glasses Distributed Free through Pub...
Wednesday, May 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASA's Museum Alliance has a telecon for everyone in June »
  NASA's Museum Alliance has a telecon for everyone in June   Not a member? You can be! Go...
Tuesday, April 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nature article about IPS Data to Dome initiative »
Article by Tom Kwasnitschka in Nature: 25 April 2017, Planetariums — not just for kids . Excerpt: In March, the Na...

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