Merrillville Community Planetarium
Bringing the Universe to the Merrillville Schools and Northwest Indiana

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Titlesort iconGradeLength (minutes)Teacher Guide?Synopsis
Galaxies6th - adult60NoA journey from our Milky Way "neighborhood" to the most distant galaxies
Galaxies and the Universe6th - adult60NoThe fall sky; the Milky Way & Andromeda Galaxies; types of galaxies
Learning About Stars6th - adult60NoThe winter sky; brightness, color, composition, and how stars evolve
Life and Death of Stars, The6th - adult60NoThe evolution of stars as traced in the constellations of winter
Life Beyond Earth6th - adult60YesHow planets form & life beings, life elsewhere, methods of contact
More Than Meets the Eye6th - adult60NoBackyard astronomy: objects visible with eyes, binoculars, telescopes
Star Gazer, The5th - adult60NoAstronomer James Kaler shares his knowledge and enthusiasm for stars
Through the Eyes of Hubble8th - adult60NoThe discoveries made by Hubble since being successfully repaired