Recent Examples of planetarium from the Web
Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa is celebrating its 70th anniversary with a series of events leading to the grand opening this fall of its new $20-million planetarium.
The museum features rotating exhibits, a planetarium and a seriously cool-looking building.
Opened just last May in downtown Miami’s Museum Park, the 250,000-square-foot structure is a combination science museum, aquarium and planetarium, all under one architecturally eye-popping glass roof with incomparable views of the city.
The father called Matthew Linke, who is planetarium director with the University of Michigan Museum of Natural History Planetarium in Ann Arbor.
The new buildings include a main exhibit hall, classrooms and a planetarium.
The Powerhouse museum will have a 120-seat planetarium and 20,000 square feet of exhibit space dedicated to nature, water and space exploration.
Instead, go to a planetarium for a night-time view of the sky sans the frigid temps. 12.
The local planetarium continues its weekly Saturday screening series, with a focus on educational programming.
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First Known Use of planetarium
PLANETARIUM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of planetarium for English Language Learners
: a building or room in which images of stars, planets, etc., are shown on a high, curved ceiling
PLANETARIUM Defined for Kids
Definition of planetarium for Students
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