UMSL Planetarium

Planetarium Presentation

 


The planetarium presentation consists of a slideshow and a Spitz A-4 Star Projector show on  the dome.  The slideshow covers topics such as These slides are designed to introduce students to some of the processes that take place in space and to provide illustrations to objects that they can’t physically touch or see with their own eyes.
 
The projector show opens with a view of the sky from St. Louis at twilight.  This is followed by discussions and demonstrations of Other topics can be covered as well, including the phases of the Moon and light pollution.