SAN ANGELO, Texas — The Angelo State University Planetarium will present 11 different full-dome public astronomy shows during its fall 2021 schedule beginning Monday, Aug. 30, in the Vincent Building at 2333 Vanderventer St.
The planetarium shows will run at 7 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays through Dec. 9, with breaks for the Labor Day and Thanksgiving holidays. All the shows are open to the public with admission prices of $3 for adults and $2 for children, active military and senior citizens. ASU students, faculty and staff are admitted free.
- Monday, Aug. 30 - Forces of Nature
- Thursday, Sept. 2 - Birth of Planet Earth
- Thursday, Sept. 16 - Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity
- Monday, Sept. 20 - Lewis & Clark: Great Journey West
- Thursday, Sept. 23 - The Cowboy Astronomer
- Monday, Sept. 27 - Super Volcanoes
- Thursday, Sept. 30 - Solar Superstorms
- Monday, Oct. 4 - Stars of the Pharaohs
- Thursday, Oct. 7 - Tales of the Maya Skies
- Monday, Oct. 11 - Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight
- Thursday, Oct. 14 - Forces of Nature
- Monday, Oct. 18 - Birth of Planet Earth
- Thursday, Oct. 21 - Lewis & Clark: Great Journey West
- Monday, Oct. 25 - Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity
- Thursday, Oct. 28 - Super Volcanoes
- Monday, Nov. 1 - The Cowboy Astronomer
- Thursday, Nov. 4 - Stars of the Pharaohs
- Monday, Nov. 8 - Solar Superstorms
- Thursday, Nov. 11 - Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight
- Monday, Nov. 15 - Tales of the Maya Skies
- Monday, Nov. 29 - Season of Light
- Thursday, Dec. 2 - Season of Light
- Monday, Dec. 6 - Season of Light
- Thursday, Dec. 9 - Season of Light
Details about the content of the shows are available at angelo.edu/planetarium and on the planetarium's Facebook page.
For more information, call the planetarium between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday-Friday at 325-942-2136 or go online to angelo.edu/planetarium. A recording of the show schedule is available by calling 325-942-2188.