Two Small Pieces of Glass
"Two Small Pieces of Glass: The Amazing Telescope" was produced to engage and appeal to audiences of all ages. The film traces the history of the telescope from Galileo's modifications to a child's spyglass — using two small pieces of glass — to the launch of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope and the future of astronomy. It explores the wonder and discovery made by astronomers throughout the last 400 years.
Run time: 1 hour (30 minute film and a 30 minute related science talk) Age recommendation: 9+ (If you're 9 to 99 years of age you'll enjoy this show!)
This show is by request only for K-12 groups or rentals.