News and Announcements

Special Physics & Astronomy Colloquium: Dr. Kip Thorne Sept 14th
A half century ago, John Wheeler challenged his students and colleagues to explore Geometrodynamics: the nonlinear dynamics of curved spacetime. How does the curvature of spacetime behave when roiled in a storm, like a storm at sea with crashing waves.
Cassini satellite to crash into Saturn Friday Sept 15th
Wayne State hosts supermoon eclipse viewing
SUPERMOON ECLIPSE!
NEW HORIZONS EVENT CANCELED!
NO PUBLIC SHOW JULY 3RD!
A Spectacular Celestial Gathering This Weekend
JUNE 5th PUBLIC SHOW CANCELED!!
CAMP COSMOS REGISTRATION OPEN NOW!!
First students graduate with BA in Astronomy from Wayne State
Detroit Public Schools teachers come to Wayne State to learn about astronomy
The Quantum Universe - 2015 Vaden W. Miles Memorial Lecture
CANCELLED - NO PLANETARIUM SHOW TONIGHT
The trumpeter's guide to the galaxy...
The Wayne State Trumpet Ensemble trumpeter's guide to the galaxy... at the Wayne State Planetarium, a stellar success!
Discovery of the Higgs Boson
A film about the discovery of the Higgs Boson at CERN. http://www.michtheater.org/shows/particle-fever/
RSVP for Vaden W. Miles Memorial Lecture
NO PLANETARIUM SHOW on Friday, March 14th-WSU Spring Break
Professor Paul Karachi has been elected as a member of the Wayne State Academy of Scholars
Planetarium Opens for Fall Semester--Friday Public Show at 7 pm, August 30th!
Planetarium CLOSED Friday Evening July 5th in Observance of the July 4th Holiday Weekend
7 pm Friday July 12th, 19th & 26th - Dynamic Earth - Public Show with full dome film! Join us!
Planetarium CLOSED Friday Evening May 24 in Observance of Memorial Day
7 pm Friday June 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th - Dynamic Earth - Public Show with full dome film! Join us!
May 3rd 7 PM - PERILS FROM SPACE - Science Under the Dome lecture
7 pm Friday April 12, 19 & 26 Dynamic Earth - the full dome film!