Ritter Planetarium: Did An Asteroid Really Kill the Dinosaur

Saturday, November 17, 2018
1:00 PM
Ritter Astrophysical Research Center
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College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Department of Physics & Astronomy

Astronomy and Dinosaurs, what else could anyone want?  This program that examines the mystery of the great extinction some 65 million years ago.  Travel with us as geologists roam the earth in search of clues that ultimately lead scientists to the massive impact from space in the Yucatan Peninsula that killed the dinosaurs.  This is an exciting and entertaining program that answers the question, Did an Asteroid Really Kill the Dinosaurs?

Admission:  $7, adults; $5, children, seniors and UT community members (children 3 and under are free).  All shows are first come first served and reservations are not accepted.  Doors open 30 minutes before the show, during which time you can explore the displays in the lobby or try to answer the fun astronomy-themed quiz projected inside the dome.

For more information call (419) 530-2650 or the 24-hour information hotline at (419) 530-4037.

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