Cosmic Colors



Cosmic Colors will take you on a wondrous journey across the entire electromagnetic spectrum. Discover the many reasons for color—like why the sky is blue and why Mars is red. Take a tour within a plant leaf and journey inside the human eye. Investigate x-rays by voyaging to a monstrous black hole and then back at your doctor’s office. You will even see the actual color of a dinosaur—based on recent evidence. Get ready for an amazing adventure under a rainbow of cosmic light!

Target audience is 5th grade and above.


Produced by the Great Lakes Planetarium Association.


Recommended Audience

grades 5 - 9

Recorded portion

32 min


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