Astronomy and Space Exploration

Dawn of the Space Age

The reminiscence of space travel in fulldome format.

Experience the exciting beginnings of space travel, from the start of Sputnik 1 to the landings on the Moon, and from the assembly of the International Space Station to the first private spaceflights. Trace the initial competition of political systems for supremacy in space, and the peaceful collaboration between nations today. Join in the vivid, historically accurate reconstruction of mankinds first steps into the cosmos. Learn about the men and women who braved the risks of space travel. Witness their courage, their passion and their perseverance in "Dawn of the Space Age".


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Duration 35 min
Target audience General public, families
Technology Fulldome video of 3D computer animated graphics
Orientation Unidirectional
Resolution 2k, 3k, 4k
Production/year Mirage3D, 2006
Languages English, German, Dutch, Korean, ask for other languages