A Visit to the Planetarium - The Sun, Our Living Star
Adults with Exceptional Abilities / Out & About -
2021 Fall Adults With Exceptional Abilities
The Sun has shone on our world for four and a half billion years. The light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived. It is our nearest star and our planet’s powerhouse, the source of the energy that drives our winds, our weather and all life. Discover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun’s violent surface. Some of the most talented planetarium producers have worked together to produce this visually striking show about the most important star in our lives. Please enter Mayo High School through door #6.
Paul Larson is the Planetarium Director for Mayo High School. Mr. Larson came to Rochester from the St. Cloud State University Planetarium, in St. Cloud, Minnesota, after spending three years as their lead presenter. During the summers of 2013 and 2014, he spent 12 weeks in Huntsville, Alabama, working with NASA on two internships.