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Two new free shows from ESO

Friday, November 2, 2018   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Alan Gould
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The following shows from European Southern Observatory have been added to the IPS Free Media pages.

 

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Mexica Archeoastronomy: Between Space and Time

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...an open-source planetarium show illustrating the important role played by astronomical observation in the evolution of pre-Hispanic cultures in central Mexico. The 20-minute show was produced by Frutos Digitales in collaboration with ESO. The ESO Supernova Planetarium & Visitor Centre is excited to add Mexica Archaeoastronomy: Between Space and Time to its growing collection of planetarium shows.. Download from https://www.eso.org/public/announcements/ann18072/?lang. 8 October 2018.

 

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The Sun, Our Living Star

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Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface in immersive fulldome format. The passage of the Sun’s fiery disc across the sky — day by day, month by month — was the only way to keep track of time for countless past civilizations. Don’t be fooled by the terminology; although it is a typical dwarf star, the Sun consumes 600 million tons of hydrogen each second and is 500 times as massive as all the planets combined. Download from https://www.eso.org/public/videos/The-Sun-show/. 6 September 2018.

 


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