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‘Ring World’ open Aug. 27-Oct. 13 at WKU’s Hardin Planetarium

‘Ring World’ open Aug. 27-Oct. 13 at WKU’s Hardin Planetarium

With Saturn shining bright in our evening sky, join the staff at Hardin Planetarium for Ring World, an up close and personal view of this most glorious planet. Unlike previous spacecraft’s visits to Saturn, the Cassini mission is orbiting around the giant planet and repeatedly flying past Saturn’s moons and ring system. We will share new discoveries about Saturn itself, as well as its many moons and icy rings. Experience our Solar System’s ring world up close like never before as Cassini continues giving us a greater knowledge of this remarkable planet.

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Ring World will be presented at 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 2 p.m. Sundays from Aug. 27 through Oct. 13. Admission is free; please note that the 40-minute show will begin on time, with no late entrance permitted.

Follow the Hardin Planetarium on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hardin-Planetarium/135006486688692 or Twitter at https://twitter.com/HPlanetarium

Here is the schedule for Ring World:

  • Tuesday          Aug. 27       7 p.m.
  • Thursday        Aug. 29       7 p.m.
  • Sunday            Sept. 1       2 p.m.
  • Tuesday          Sept. 3       7 p.m.
  • Thursday        Sept. 5       7 p.m.
  • Sunday            Sept. 8       2 p.m.
  • Tuesday          Sept. 10     7 p.m.
  • Thursday        Sept. 12     7 p.m.
  • Sunday           Sept. 15     2 p.m.
  • Tuesday          Sept. 17     7 p.m.
  • Thursday        Sept. 19     7 p.m.
  • Sunday           Sept. 22     2 p.m.
  • Tuesday          Sept. 24     7 p.m.
  • Thursday        Sept. 26     7 p.m.
  • Sunday           Sept. 29     2 p.m.
  • Tuesday          Oct. 1         7 p.m.
  • Thursday        Oct. 3         7 p.m.
  • Sunday           Oct. 6         2 p.m.
  • Tuesday          Oct. 8        7 p.m.
  • Thursday        Oct. 10      7 p.m.
  • Sunday            Oct. 13     2 p.m.

Contact: Ronn Kistler, (270) 745-4044.

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