October 3, 2012 - 11:01am
The Cosmic Explorer Workshops at the Rauch Planetarium will appeal to your little astronauts-in-training.
A couple of Sundays ago, I took my son to the Gheens Science Hall & Rauch Planetarium at U of L for the Cosmic Explorer Workshop, “ I Want to be an Astronaut.’ Or, as he called it, his “rocket ship class.”Designed for children ages 4-6 (with an accompanying adult, of...
July 5, 2011 - 8:00am
Shuttle's final launch to be simulcast; kids' activities offered
As the space shuttle Atlantis makes its final journey this week, a free event at the University of Louisville will mark the end of NASA’s 30-year exploration program.
May 9, 2011 - 11:41am
Family-focused events celebrate astronomy
Want to get to know your celestial neighbors? The University of Louisville’s Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium and the Louisville Astronomical Society are giving earthlings of all ages the opportunity to glimpse the great beyond this coming Saturday, May 14 with stargazing, shows,...
July 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
Lecture to explore possibly infinite series of small universes
Want to get an idea of what infinity is and how we exist in it? This coming Tuesday, April 19, MIT physicist Alan Guth will talk about his variation of the Big Bang theory in “Inflationary Cosmology: Is Our Universe Part of a Multiverse?” at the University of Louisville’s Belknap Campus.Inflation...