Edge of Darkness

Embark on a thrilling voyage alongside comet 67P and explore the first-ever close-ups of Pluto/Charon and it's moons.

Group Only

Where:
The Dome
Tickets:
Additional Fee
Age:
10 and up
Length:
25 minutes

Voyage across the Universe and Discover It's Enigmatic Beauty through Cosmic Collisions

This film takes students on a spectacular flight though the great cliffs on comet 67P, gives them a look at the fascinating bright “lights” on Ceres and shows them the first closeups of dwarf binary planet Pluto/Charon and its moons.

This astronomy show is currently exclusively available for group bookings. Please check back periodically, as we occasionally release select showings to the public. To find out more about incorporating an astronomy show into your group visit, click here.

The Dome illuminates our world with stunning clarity and brilliance on its gigantic 40-foot screen. Adventurers of all ages can hike across majestic parks, climb to the top of a skyscraper, embark on an oceanic safari, and travel the cosmos without leaving their seats.

Experience The Dome with your group today. It’s yours to discover. Click here to learn more about adding an astronomy show to your visit.

Virginia Standards of Learning:

  • 4th Grade: 5
  • 6th Grade: 2

North Carolina Standard Course of Study:

  • Earth Science: 6.1