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The Secret Life of Planets

Journey across the solar system to visit each planet and the mysteries that lie within. Behold the latest discoveries from several spacecraft from Juno to Horizon that puzzle us such as Jupiter’s ever-changing storms, Saturn’s intriguing moons, and Mars’ potential for life. Find the clues on how the solar system formed.


Jean Creighton, Ph.D.

Dr. Jean Creighton is an astronomer and the director of the Planetarium at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee since 2007. She grew up in Athens, Greece. In 2014, she was selected by NASA to be an Airborne Astronomy Ambassador and spent ... read more

Date: Wed, May 12, 2021

Delivery Method: Live Online

Time: 10-11:15am CT

Platform: Zoom

Instructor: Jean Creighton Ph.D.

Fee: $10

Enrollment Limit: 300

Program Number: SPRI:420

Registration opens Tue, Jan 12, 2021.