Adler Planetarium


Welcome to the Adler's Blogs! Adler Transmissions provides you with the latest news and views from Adler's astronomers, curators, partners, and programming staff. From Earth to distant planets and beyond, This Week in Space discusses the latest discoveries and accomplisments in science, space, and technology.

Let There Be Monsters: Visualizations and Scale

Growing up I found myself fascinated by Ultraman and Godzilla. 


Adler SVL: Experimenting on the Museum Floor

The Adler's Space Visualization Laboratory (SVL) is a unique place, one that I've had the opportunity to observe over the last seven years. During open hours, Adler visitors may come behind the glass wall and see an otherwise normal looking scientist waving his or her hands in front of beautiful galactic imagery, as if trying to communicate with other beings in outer space. 


Visualization and the Senses

The area of visualization is pretty active right now, with many opportunities to rethink how we humans relate to the Universe we live in, and how the data our civilization is gathering informs our growth as a species.