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

Dawn of Astronomy, The


Grade Level:
8th - adult
Length (minutes):
60
Teacher Guide:
No
Description of Show:

This program gives a history of different cultures ideas on Astronomy. It begins with Egyptian observations of the sky and how it affected many aspects of their lives. The astronomical importance of the pyramids and Stonehenge are discussed in detail.