Once again, the easy-to-find constellation Orion and his entourage blaze in the icy winter nights. With gorgeous Hubble Space Telescope pictures, take a tour of must-see destinations in Orion, Taurus, Canis Major and other nearby constellations: the sparkly Seven Sisters, angry Aldebaran, the creepy Crab Pulsar, red giant Betelgeuse, and Sirius, "the scorching one." Scouts will meet plenty of identifiable stars and constellations.
About 60 min. For ages 5 and up.
Strasenburgh Planetarium, RMSC, 657 East Ave., Rochester, NY 14607
Click here to explore the Orion Nebula with the Hubble Space Telescope!
Click here for Stephen Waldee's fascinating Horsehead Nebula site, including the story of Mrs. Williamina Fleming!