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“We Choose Space” planetarium show with commentary

May 20 - 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo missions, watch our popular planetarium show “We Choose Space!” with commentary from the Executive Producer Patricia Reiff and author Carolyn Sumners.  “We Choose Space!” tells the story of manned space travel from Apollo through ISS and beyond. Narrated by Astronauts Scott Parazinsky, Tom Jones and Gene Cernan, with special narration by Walter Cronkite.  it was originally created with NASA support.  You can get more information on the show here:  http://www.eplanetarium.com/shows/ddome/hmns/we_choose_space/


Q&A will be held after after the 25-minute show.  During the show, use the “chat” window for questions and comments.  After the show, “raise your hand” in the participant window to ask audio questions. The show will be streamed in English with English subtitles. It can be watched in other languages on our youtube channel “ePlanetarium”.


The event is hosted using Zoom, a free application.  Zoom login information will be provided with the registration confirmation.


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http://space.rice.edu/nssec/shows.html


Tickets are free but donations are encouraged (half will go to HMNS and half to Rice University space outreach).