Hubble 3D

imax-hubble-dvd-cover-67What:  IMAX Hubble 3D

Where : Celebration Cinema North, 2121 Celebration Drive NE, Grand Rapids

When : Saturday, August 17, 9:45 am

Cost:  Free to the first 50 people showing a Grand Rapids Public Library card – all others $5.50

Have you seen some of the amazing images captured by the Hubble telescope?  This incredible device has brought us stunning views of galaxies, nebulae, stars and our own solar system. Launched in 1990 this marvelous apparatus has given scientists an unprecedented ability to examine the universe.  Follow astronauts aboard the Space Shuttle Atlantis and experience challenging space walks as they repair and upgrade the telescope . See breathtaking  images of Saturn’s aurora, the Helix Nebula, the “Pillars of Creation” in the Eagle Nebula, and the Andromeda galaxy.  The views of the earth and an orbit of the Hawaiian Islands are spectacular.  Hubble 3D is a part of the GR Reads summer reading program.  Make part of your Saturday a family friendly visit into space. Here is a look at the trailer.

 

 

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