“Don’t Feed the Geysers: Yellowstone to Enceladus,” Saturday, March 28, 8 p.m. Beginning with the majesty of Yellowstone, visitors will learn about the delicate balance of modern conservation and discovery before journeying outward to the moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Visitors also will learn why NASA and other space agencies are doing their best to conserve these distant alien treasures that could harbor extraterrestrial life.
Tickets are $3 for students and $5 for nonstudents. Tickets can be purchased at the Department of Physics and Astronomy main office, located in Room 204 of the Physical Sciences Building, Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Tickets also can be purchased by going online at www.uwyo.edu/physics/planetarium and clicking on “Purchase tickets online with a credit card.” Doors open 20 minutes before the show, where tickets will be sold if available. The planetarium, which seats 58, is located in the basement of the Physical Sciences Building.
For more detailed descriptions of these programs, go to www.uwyo.edu/physics/planetarium/schedule.html