Events

Don't miss our demonstrations at these listed events. If you're planning on attending and would like to meet with one of our show specialists and experience our immersive theater, we will be delighted to give you a tour, or we can arrange to visit you when we are in your region. We will come to you for a demo trip for the standard one-day booking fee ($600 plus travel).

Outreach Events are highlighted in green. These events are supported by ePlanetarium as part of our commitment to bring science to the community.

2017

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Feb 24, 2017 IMERSA www.imersa.org
Mar 18, 2017 Texas Night Sky Festival, Dripping Springs, TX idatexas.org
Mar 20-24, 2017 Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Woodlands, TX www.hou.usra.edu
Mar 30-Apr 1, 2017 NSTA, Los Angeles www.nsta.org
Apr 22, 2017 SETI SpaceBall, San Jose, CA www.seti.org
Jun 2-3, 2017 Astronomy on the Mall, Washington DC www.hofstra.edu
Sep 1-3, 2017 Escape Velocity, Washington DC escapevelocity.events
Oct 21-24, 2017 ASTC Annual Conference, San Jose CA www.astc.org
Dec 10, 2017 Exploration Station, New Orleans, LA fallmeeting.agu.org

2016

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Jan 30, 2016 Mars Rover Celebtarion, University of Houston, Houston, TX marsrover.phys.uh.edu
Mar 31-Apr 2, 2016 NSTA National, Nashville, TN www.nsta.org
Apr 9, 2016 Reaching for the Stars Festival (formerly Sally Ride Festival), Houston, TX space.rice.edu/StarFest
Apr 15-17, 2016 USA Science and Engineering Fest, Washington, DC www.usasciencefestival.org
April 2016 (?) STEM Festival, South Padre Island, TX TBD
Jun 10, 2016 Astronomy on the Mall, Washington, DC www.hofstra.edu
Jun 19-25, 2016 International Planetarium Society, Warsaw, Poland www.ips-planetarium.org
Jul 27-30, 2016 MAPS (Middle Atlantic Planetarium Society) 2016 Conference, Waldorf, MD www.mapsplanetarium.org
Sep 24-27, 2016 ASTC (Association of Science and Technology Centers), Tampa, FL www.astc.org
Nov 10-12, 2016 CAST (Conference for the Advancement of Science Teaching), San Antonio, TX www.statweb.org
Dec 11, 2016 AGU Exploration Station, San Francisco, CA education.agu.org


Archived Events [2007 - 2015]



News

2016

News

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Mar 2016 Newsletter - March 2016
new Geo-Go-Dome™, Discovery Dome at White House, updates, new DigistarĀ® Lite system
March 2016 Newsletter

2015

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Oct 19, 2015 Rice's Discovery Dome a popular spot on White House lawn
More than 100 people, including Malia and Sasha Obama, were treated to an immersive planetarium show in Rice's Discovery Dome on the White House lawn Oct. 19 as part of Astronomy Day festivities.
Rice News
USRA Lunar and Planetary Institute captivates stargazers during White House Astronomy Night
The Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI), a research institute managed by Universities Space Research Association for NASA, provided a series of engaging and innovative experiences for the White House Astronomy Night on October 19, 2015.
USRA Press Release
Oct 2015 Newsletter - October 2015
new planetarium shows, product news, software updates, free shows, new Geo-Go-Dome™, gaming in the dome.
October 2015 Newsletter


Archived News [2005 - 2015]



Press Releases

2016

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Jan 2016 Discovery Dome "Live on Green" reaches 5,500 at Pasadena Convention Center
The new Geo-Go-Dome from ePlanetarium and Avela was the hit of the first "Live on Green" family festival Dec 29-31 in Pasadena, California. Celebrating the centennial of the National Park Service, there were exhibits and activities but the star of the show was the new geodesic Geo-Go-Dome. With its open doorway and bright projector, it invited guests of all ages and abilities. [CONTINUED]
Press Release PDF