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Misrepresented, maligned and misunderstood, the Great White Shark is an iconic predator: the creature we love to fear. This planetarium show will explore the Great White's place in our imaginations, in our fears, and in the reality of its role at the top of the oceanic food chain. See the Great White through the eyes of people who swim with sharks:

Recommended for general audiences. 

When

2 p.m. Friday

Dynamite with a laser beam! When the music of QUEEN meets the rippling laser lights on the planetarium dome, get ready to rock your head off.  “Laser Queen” brings the operatic glam rock of the legendary rock band to luminous, pulsing life with laser beams.

Ride the power of Freddie Mercury’s voice as you sing along to all the hits, including "Crazy Little Thing Called Love," "Under Pressure," "Another One Bites the Dust," and of course "Bohemian Rhapsody.”

Recommended for general audiences.

When

3 p.m. Friday

You loved the Stranger Things series on Netflix, you grooved to the awesome ‘80s pop-rock soundtrack and the show’s spooky synth theme song. Now the songs and the lights in Laser Stranger Thingswill transport you back to that dark, delightful adventure. Come see the new laser music show at Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium and turn your world Upside Down. Laser Stranger Things now showing!

When

2 p.m. Thursday

A fun, gorgeously animated fulldome show about cosmic chemistry and our explosive origins, this dazzling film reveals how hydrogen and carbon, the very building blocks of life, formed in the universe and then brings it all back to us – we are made of stars!

Recommended for Younger Audiences.

When

Noon Thursday

Discover our solar system through a new set of eyes – a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot. Fly over the surface of Pluto, our best known Dwarf Planet. Dive down the ice cliffs of Miranda. Sail through the rings of Saturn. Feel the lightning storms at Jupiter. And walk on the surface of Mars. Which destination would you choose? This is the solar system journey for space travelers of all ages.

Recommended for younger audiences.

When

11 a.m. Thursday

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it! Take a relaxing look at the night sky as one of our skilled "Console Captains" gives you a guided tour of the stars, planets, constellations and current events happening in the night sky. This live show is never the same and there is always a surprise in store.

Recommended for general audiences.

When

1 p.m. Thursday

Bring along your special someone to the Eos Planetarium for a sky talk celebrating love. Join us for this special "Tucson Sky", where we will search for love through all corners of the universe, from night sky constellation folklore to Valentine's themed cosmic coincidences that can be found in planets, nebula, and even galaxies. Show your special someone the stars this Valentine's! 

Recommended for General Audiences. 

When

8 p.m. Feb. 14, 2020

Dynamite with a laser beam! When the music of QUEEN meets the rippling laser lights on the planetarium dome, get ready to rock your head off.  “Laser Queen” brings the operatic glam rock of the legendary rock band to luminous, pulsing life with laser beams.

Ride the power of Freddie Mercury’s voice as you sing along to all the hits, including "Crazy Little Thing Called Love," "Under Pressure," "Another One Bites the Dust," and of course "Bohemian Rhapsody.”

Recommended for general audiences.

When

8 p.m. Jan. 11, 2020
8 p.m. Jan. 18, 2020
8 p.m. Jan. 25, 2020
8 p.m. Feb. 1, 2020

This is our "classic" night sky show, but not like you remember it! Take a relaxing look at the night sky as one of our skilled "Console Captains" gives you a guided tour of the stars, planets, constellations and current events happening in the night sky. This live show is never the same and there is always a surprise in store.

Recommended for general audiences.

 

When

6 p.m. Jan. 11, 2020
6 p.m. Jan. 18, 2020
6 p.m. Jan. 25, 2020
6 p.m. Feb. 1, 2020
6 p.m. Feb. 8, 2020
6 p.m. Saturday
6 p.m. Feb. 29, 2020

Theres a place from which nothing escapes, not even light, where time and space literally come to end. Its at this point, inside this fantastic riddle, that black holes exert their sway over the cosmos and our imaginations. Features a star talk all about the research being done on black holes and the role UAZ played in taking a photograph of a black hole. 

Recommended for General Audiences

 

When

4 p.m. Jan. 11, 2020
4 p.m. Jan. 18, 2020
4 p.m. Jan. 25, 2020
4 p.m. Feb. 1, 2020
4 p.m. Feb. 8, 2020
4 p.m. Feb. 15, 2020
4 p.m. Saturday
4 p.m. Feb. 29, 2020
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