Shows: Astronomy

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2-IN-1 PERFORMANCE

The best of both worlds: an astronomer-led night sky curriculum linked show followed by a 360˚ film. Available with all performances…

Length: 30-45mins

A Way to Infinity

What exactly is ‘infinity’? Is anything truly infinite? Is the Universe infinite? Either way, how do we…

Length: 14mins

Astronaut

The exploration of space is the greatest endeavour that humankind has ever undertaken. What does it take to be part of this incredible journey? What…

Length: 23mins

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BIG

One of the most asked questions about the Universe is “How big is it?” and that’s one of the hardest to…

Length: 23mins

Clockwork Skies

Explore the motions of the stars, Sun, Moon and planets across the sky. Are they moving, or are we…

Length: 5mins

Coral Rekindling Venus

During the transit of Venus in the 18th century, countries at war paused hostilities and co-operated in allowing scientists safe passage to…

Length: 20 & 45mins

Cosmic Castaways

Occasionally stars find themselves on their own, flung deep into the dark voids between the galaxies…

Length: 18mins

Dark

A 360˚ film that explains and explores the nature of dark matter, the missing 80% of the mass of the…

Length: 20mins

Dawn of the Space Age

A spellbinding account of humanity’s first attempts to leave planet Earth: from the launch of the first artificial satellite Sputnik, to the…

Length: 30 & 41mins

Dynamic Earth

Stunning 360° film exploring the inner workings of global climate, using rich visualisations based on…

Length: 24mins

Extrasolar Planets

We live on a small planet revolving around a star similar in size, luminosity and location in the galaxy as countless others….

Length: 30mins

From Earth to the Universe

The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as…

Length: 30mins

Galaxies

A brief introduction to the immense collections of stars called galaxies. Learn how clues about the nature of galaxies (‘milky objects’)…

Length: 14mins

Great Planet Adventures

With muscles and bones built for Earth, you’d be a superstar on the Solar System’s low-gravity worlds. Imagine bungee jumping into Space from an…

Length: 11 & 17 & 22mins

Journey to a Billion Suns

The immense distances between objects in space were not understood for ages and our Milky Way was a profound mystery…

Length: 30 & 45mins

Journey To Infinity

Take a breathtaking journey from the UK to the edge of the Solar System and beyond…

Length: 10mins

Light Echoes

Cosmic art created by dying stars: 12 echoes of light from dramatic explosions in deep space…

Length: 5mins

Liszt From Space

When the Universe feels unwitnessed, it might just play with some of the tones…

Length: 14mins

Little ABC

A set of three short 7-min immersive films addressing Light, Clouds and Meteorites. Aimed at children 3-7 years old…

Length: 3 x 7mins

Losing The Dark

Starry skies are a vanishing treasure because light pollution is erasing our view of the Universe. Such pollution…

Length: 6mins

Mayan Prophecies

Visit the classic Mayan cities to discover how the Maya aligned their temples to watch their sky gods and…

Length: 26mins

Sizing Up Space

How big is the distance between the Earth and the Sun – or between the Sun and the other planets?…

Length: 13mins

Solar Quest

A thrilling 10-min field trip to our nearest star the Sun…

Length: 10mins

Space Shapes

What’s the difference between a sphere and a disc? A ball and a pancake? Lift off in a rocket and find out!…

Length: 9mins

Sunset Meditation

A collection of beautiful time-lapse photographs of the natural world. Over 10,000…

Length: 7mins

Sunshine

Sunshine is a lovable cartoon Sun – and he doesn’t care if children get loud or excited: in fact…

Length: 14mins

Sunstruck

Discover the wonders of our Sun. Our local star’s incredible energy has supported life…

Length: 20mins

Supernovas Company

A cosmic tragicomedy for older children and adults. The script is written in verse, featuring astrophysicist Kurioseo Kuirosei…

Length: 20mins

The Birth of the Solar System

How did our solar system originate? What chain of events led to its creation? Just as detectives look for traces of evidence to solve a…

Length: 22mins

The Dark Matter Mystery

What holds galaxies together? What are the building blocks of the Universe? Why does the…

Length: 38mins

The Hot and Energetic Universe

High-energy astrophysics plays a key role in understanding the Universe and it’s hot and violent nature. The hot gas…

Length: 29mins

The Incredible Sun

Every second the Sun emits a million times more energy than the world consumes in a year. How does the Sun make such vast amounts of…

Length: 11mins

The Planets

Presented in the style of a game show, The Planets tests people’s knowledge of the planets in our Solar System. The audience find…

Length: 35mins

The Scientific Alphabet

7-minute soundbites of scientific information communicated with stunning 360˚ visuals…

Length: 3 x 7mins

Voyager – Interstellar Mission

The mission objective of the Voyager Interstellar Mission (VIM) is to extend the NASA exploration of the solar system beyond the neighborhood of the…

Length: 5mins

We Are Aliens

Join scientists in the hunt for real aliens. How do we know which planets could harbour life? What are the requirements for…

Length: 25mins

We Are Astronomers

Do you know what an astronomer does? Today’s astronomer is not the lone observer of past centuries….

Length: 25mins

We Are Stars

An exhilarating journey through time and space in search of our origins. Where did the atoms and molecules that make up our bodies…

Length: 26mins