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Phantom of the Universe

Our Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium is OPEN after a week of cleaning and upgrades. We're NOW OPEN with new shows! Here's a sneak peek at "Phantom of the Universe: the Hunt for Dark Matter," a new...

Skywatch Almanac Weather

September Weather

Weather almost always takes a back seat to the harvest of the fields and gardens, as well as the blaze of foliage by late in the month.  Yet the same decreasing daylight that signals plants to ripen t...

Fairbanks Musem

Beautiful Butterflies

The Shippee Family Eyecare Butterfly House will close for the season in mid-September. This is your chance to experience a world of color and motion before our native butterflies take cover as the co...

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