Peterson Planetarium

1200 Commercial St, Emporia, KS 66801
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An instructional and service entity administered by the Departments of Physical Sciences of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. The Planetarium facility was remodeled in 1995-96 and contains a Spitz System 512 projector, a state-of-the-art projection system. The system can simulate day and night sky conditions, and provides the basis for studying a variety of astronomical concepts or aspects of cultural heritage. A number of public lectures of general interest are planned for each academic year.

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