Zacheis Planetarium and ASU Observatory


Zacheis Planetarium

Zacheis Planetarium’s first original full-dome movie completed

I just finished the original full-dome movie “Fractal Explorations”, made entirely with free software available to everyone on the internet.  The movie will begin distribution to planetariums around the country next week.  The Zacheis Planetarium premier will be on Saturday … Continue reading

Summer 2015 Movie Schedule announced

Zacheis planetarium has announced its Summer 2015 movie schedule, and we’re excited to present a new approach:  Double Features every Thursday night!  To see the schedule, visit our Scheduled Public Shows page.


Adams State University Observatory

Venus-Mars-Moon conjunction

It cleared up for the conjunction this evening!  I hope you got to see it, it was a beautiful sight!  In case you missed it, here’s a photo from my backyard…

Observatory schedule announced for Spring semester

The ASU observatory will be open for three public viewing sessions this semester, starting with a Moon-viewing on Jan. 31.  This includes an opportunity for cross-country skiers to do a group ski on the Rio!  For more details, see the … Continue reading