Astronomy and Space Exploration

Fragile Planet

Earth's Place in the Universe.

Travel 120 light years to rediscover home! Sigourney Weaver guides audiences on an immersive excursion that explores a Universe filled with the possibility of life. This visually rich program is grounded in observed data, with an evocative, multi-dimensional sound environment by renowned giant screen composer Michael Stearns. Develop a renewed appreciation for our fragile planet through the lens of astronomy.

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Duration 26 min
Target audience All age groups, families
Technology Educational and inspirational fulldome video from 3D computer animated graphics
Orientation Unidirectional; suitable for concentric seating
Available video resolution 2k, 3k, 4k
Production/year California Academy of Sciences
Languages English, Finnish, Greek, Russian, Swedish, ask for other languages