Featured Expedition: November 6, 2012

Sixty Years of Innovation

As Morrison Planetarium celebrates its sixtieth year, learn how the technology, storytelling and art make this institution as timeless as the stars over San Francisco.

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What Does the Mantis Shrimp See?

Mantis shrimp eyes have 12 photo receptors, human eyes only have three. Can they see a whole world of color we cannot?

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