21+ event, 6:00-10:00 pm
Music by Ceephax Acid Crew, LLeGGs and Hi Scores, plus Chris Orr and Le Heat DJs
Set your sights on NightLife’s first-ever solar eclipse after party. Once the sun sets, the museum comes to life to explore epic celestial bodies, like the Sun and the Moon.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Eclipse Activities in African Hall (Level 1)
6:30-10:00 pm, Didn’t get to peep the partial solar eclipse in real-time? Watch live replays (safely) in African Hall, where you can explore all things up above.
Learn about particle acceleration from cosmic rays with Stanford’s Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology. Plus, chat with specialists from Stanford Department of Earth System Science and talk solar physics with Standford Solar Group.
Then, explore and test your knowledge of the sun while chatting with science education specialist Dan Zevin from Multiverse and solar physicist Nicole Duncan from Berkeley Space Sciences Lab.
Cosmic Crafts in the East Pavilion (Level 1)
6:00-10:00 pm, Make take-home eclipse mobiles with SCRAP and take part in the I/O demo station, where you can make otherworldy sounds with modular synths.
Video Projections in the East Garden (Level 1)
8:00-10:00 pm, Check out cosmic-inspired video collages from local projection artist Luke Judd.
Music Performances in the Piazza (Level 1)
7:10-7:30 pm, LLeGGS
7:45-8:10 pm, Hi Scores
8:30-9:30 pm, Ceephax Acid Crew
With music by Le Heat DJs and Chris Orr between sets.
Solar Eclipse Astronomy by the Project Lab (Level 1)
6:30-9:00 pm, Meet Academy astronomers as they explain the science behind the solar eclipse and what it means when the Sun and Moon cross paths.
21+ Event, ID required for entry.
Note: The 4-story Rainforest exhibit closes at 7:45pm and planetarium passes are distributed to visitors on a first-come first-served basis. Special programs and lectures may have limited seating and admission will also be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.
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