Immerse yourself in stargazing and storytelling. First, step up to a professional telescope for an intimate look at the Moon, Jupiter, and beyond. Then, sit on the grass for “Deep Field: The Impossible Magnitude of our Universe,” created by Grammy® award-winning composer Eric Whitacre. This short film experience reveals the galaxy from the perspective of the Hubble Space Telescope as one hundred members of the LaGuardia High School Senior Chorus provide a celestial soundscape. Stay to meet NASA Astronaut Dr. Yvonne Cagle and enjoy an engaging discussion with astrophysicists and the film’s creators, who were inspired by the famous space observatory and its singular discovery—the iconic Deep Field.
This event is FREE and open to the public.