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Earth, Moon & Sun

March 11 - May 26, 2017
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Except April 4
Additional Showings on March 13 and March 20

SHOWTIMES*: Weekdays 2:00 PM**

*NO SHOWINGS on April 4th for special PNC Event schedule

**Closed on Mondays unless otherwise specified


PRICE: General Admission: $7  |  Union Station Member Tickets: $2.50


Explore the relationship between the Earth, Moon and Sun with the help of Coyote, a character adapted from Native American oral traditions who has many misconceptions about our home planet and its neighbors. His confusion about the universe helps viewers think about how the Earth, Moon and Sun work together as a system. Native American stories are used throughout the show to help distinguish between myths and science. Audience members will learn why the Sun rises and sets, examine the Moon’s orbit, craters, phases and eclipses, and explore past and future space travel to our Moon and beyond.


Produced by: Morehead Planetarium and Science Center
Run time: 30 minutes
Recommended ages: Kindergarten to adult
Content includes: Introductory astronomy concepts, mythology, solar system science, physics, geography


Kansas City's greatest connection to the night sky and beyond.

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