Waukesha County



The Sun, Our Living Star


The Sun has sone on our world for 4.5 billion years. the light that warms our skin today has been felt by every person who has ever lived. It is our nearest star and our planet's powerhouse, the source of the energy that drives our winds, our weather and all life. Dicover the secrets of our star in this planetarium show and experience never-before-seen images of the Sun's violent surface.


Duration: 60 minutes
Fee: Yes
Offered: School Year
Location options: Horwitz-DeRemer Planetarium located at the Retzer Nature Center


Grade 9-12 program listing