Learn About Asteroids and Watch ‘National Parks Adventure’ in the Planetarium

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Learn About Asteroids and Watch ‘National Parks Adventure’ in the Planetarium

LOS ALAMOS, NM – Join astronomer Rick Wallace in the Los Alamos Nature Center’s planetarium at 7 p.m.  Friday, Nov. 23, to learn all about the past and future of asteroid impacts and threats. Audience members will watch the full-dome film “Incoming!” at this event and enjoy an audio-visual presentation from Wallace on the nature of asteroids, their possible involvement in bringing water to the young Earth, Internet predictions of the immanent destruction of Earth and more.

Bandelier Begins Celebration of Two Centennials

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Back on Feb. 11, 1916, then-President Woodrow Wilson signed a bill authorizing the establishment of a beautiful but little-known park, rich in archeological sites and dramatic landscapes –   Bandelier National Monument.  Thursday is the one hundredth anniversary of that event, and the park is planning special events throughout the year to celebrate…

Fun Weekend at Bandelier: Fee Free Day, Opera, Lunar Eclipse, and Tsankawi

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Fun Weekend at Bandelier: Fee Free Day, Opera, Lunar Eclipse, and Tsankawi Staff Report The weekend of September 26-27 is going to be a very busy, and very enjoyable, one at Bandelier National Monument.  As Superintendent Jason Lott said, “Bandelier is always a great place to visit, but this weekend is going to be extraordinary.  […]