Planetarium: Impact Earth


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  • Host Department: Museum of Natural History
  • Date: 10/13/2013
  • Time: 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

  • Location: Museum of Natural History

  • Description:

    With recorded narration by astronaut Tom Jones, Impact Earth teaches about meteors, meteorites, asteroids, and comets, and the dangers they can pose to life on Earth. See the dramatic effects of the Chixulub and Tungusta events, and the Pallasite impact that resulted in the Brenham meteorite fall. How might we deflect an asteroid or comet on a collision course with Earth?  All ages admitted. $5 per person.