Poor beautiful princess Andromeda, she is going to be sacrificed to Cetus, a sea monster, in punishment for her mother's bragging. Just what did her mother, Queen Cassiopeia, do to bring this on? It seems that Andromeda needs a hero, but who will come to save her? Could it be the dashing Perseus? He is currently on a daring mission to defeat the awful Medusa. Just who is this Perseus? What is his backstory? Experience the mythological tale of Perseus, Andromeda, Cetus, Cepheus, and Cassiopeia in this delightful and fun-filled retelling of the Greek story that ties these constellations together.
A tour of the current night sky will follow the movie and will concentrate on how to locate these constellations in the fall sky as well as the current positions of the visible planets and other objects of interest for casual observers.
Take a fantasy trip back to the Mesozoic era to share the skies with pterosaurs and other flying reptiles, and explore the origins of flight, as well as what brought the dinosaurs' long reign to a cataclysmic end. (From Mirage3D.)
Titans of the Ice Age will transport you to the beautiful and otherworldly frozen landscapes of North America, Europe, and Asia ten thousand years before modern civilization. Dazzling computer-generated imagery brings this mysterious era to life–from saber-toothed cats and giant sloths to the iconic mammoths, giants both feared and hunted by prehistoric humans. The harsh and beautiful kingdom of these titans lives again on the dome: an ancient world of ice, the dawn of our ancestors, a time when humans fought for survival alongside majestic woolly beasts.
Have you ever had a dream that you were flying? What does it take to break the bonds of Earth and soar like a bird? Explore humankindís quest for flight including the ancient myths of Aladdin on his flying carpet, the vimanas—mechanical winged flying machines—of ancient Sanskrit writings, the kites of ancient China, Leonardo Da Vinci's scientific study of wings and drawings of flying machines, and the pioneers of actual flight: Franceís Montgolfier brothers, Englandís George Cayley, Germanyís Otto Lilienthal and the United States' Wright brothers. Learn how history also shaped the early days of powered aviation with the advent of World Wars. This poetic and visually stunning show takes you on a journey from the time when humans could only dream of flying to our modern day world where all one needs to fly is a ticket. Have you ever dreamed of flying?
The Great Wall of China, a magnificent architectural wonder. Wouldn't it be relaxing to experience this marvel from the seat of a rickshaw? Sit back as your personal cyclist does the work while you take in the scenery. Up and down the undulating hills, around the bends and curves, what could possibly go wrong? What could go wrong?! Just about everything, when a rickshaw goes out of control. Will you survive the Wall of China? Probably, but you might not ever forget the experience.