Dark Matter Day

Dark Matter Day

Dark matter is puzzling. We can’t see or touch it, but we believe it makes up about 85% of the matter in the Universe. Canadian astronomers are at the forefront of the search for the true nature of this elusive substance. Join us on Monday,…

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The Life and Death of Stars

The Life and Death of Stars

The stars in the night sky seem unchanging and eternal, and have remained the same for the history of human civilization. However, over millions and billions of years, new stars are born, live out their long lives, and eventually die in a blaze of glory. Explore the lives of stars by visit stellar nurseries, supernova remnants and more in this fascinating planetarium show, presented live by…

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Astronomy on Tap T.O.

Astronomy on Tap T.O.

Quench your thirst for astronomy at the next Astronomy on Tap T.O. On Friday, November 10th at The Great Hall! It’ll be another fun evening of pints, astronomy news, mind-expanding talks, games, prizes, and Dunlap merchandise for sale! There’s no cover charge. Doors are at 7:00pm…

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Solar Eclipse at the CNE

Solar Eclipse at the CNE

Join us on August 21 at the Canadian National Exhibition to view a partial solar eclipse. Get a free pair of eclipse glasses to let you view the eclipse safely and see the Sun through our solar telescopes. Meet University of Toronto astronomers to learn…

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Planetarium Show: The Underdogs of the Solar System: Moons, Asteroids, Comets, and Other Small Rocky Objects

Planetarium Show: The Underdogs of the Solar System: Moons, Asteroids, Comets, and Other Small Rocky Objects

Often, when one thinks of the solar system, only the planets and the Sun come to mind. But what about all the other stuff? There are millions of asteroids in the asteroid belt, tens of millions of objects in the Kuiper belt, and probably trillions…

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Planetarium Show: The Underdogs of the Solar System: Moons, Asteroids, Comets, and Other Small Rocky Objects

Planetarium Show: The Underdogs of the Solar System: Moons, Asteroids, Comets, and Other Small Rocky Objects

Often, when one thinks of the solar system, only the planets and the Sun come to mind. But what about all the other stuff? There are millions of asteroids in the asteroid belt, tens of millions of objects in the Kuiper belt, and probably trillions…

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Planetarium Show: The Underdogs of the Solar System: Moons, Asteroids, Comets, and Other Small Rocky Objects

Planetarium Show: The Underdogs of the Solar System: Moons, Asteroids, Comets, and Other Small Rocky Objects

Often, when one thinks of the solar system, only the planets and the Sun come to mind. But what about all the other stuff? There are millions of asteroids in the asteroid belt, tens of millions of objects in the Kuiper belt, and probably trillions…

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Astronomy on Tap T.O.

Astronomy on Tap T.O.

Quench your thirst for astronomy at the next Astronomy on Tap T.O. On Friday, July 14th, at The Great Hall! It’ll be another fun evening of pints, astronomy news, mind-expanding talks, games, prizes, and Dunlap merchandise for sale! There’s no cover charge. Doors are at 7:00pm…

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Astronomy on Tap T.O.

Astronomy on Tap T.O.

Quench your thirst for astronomy at the next Astronomy on Tap T.O. On Friday, March 10th, at The Great Hall! It’ll be another fun evening of pints, astronomy news, mind-expanding talks, games, prizes, and Dunlap merchandise for sale! There’s no cover charge. Doors are at 7:30pm…

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Planetarium Show: The Underdogs of the Solar System: Moons, Asteroids, Comets, and Other Small Rocky Objects

Planetarium Show: The Underdogs of the Solar System: Moons, Asteroids, Comets, and Other Small Rocky Objects

Often, when one thinks of the solar system, only the planets and the Sun come to mind. But what about all the other stuff? There are millions of asteroids in the asteroid belt, tens of millions of objects in the Kuiper belt, and probably trillions…

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