Museum in Washington, DC Event
August 24, 2016 | 12:00pm to 01:00pm

Astronomy Chat with Rodolfo Montez Jr.

Video chat with astronomer Rodolfo Montez Jr.  Ask questions about the beautiful death throes of Sun-like stars and the ultimate fate of the Sun. 

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Cat's Eye nebula
Museum in Washington, DC Event
August 24, 2016 | 12:00pm

When Space Travelers Navigated with the Stars

Join Andrew K. Johnston from the Adler Planetarium and learn how astronauts navigated to the Moon using some of the same principles long used by mariners at sea.

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Apollo Star Chart
Museum in Washington, DC Event
August 25, 2016 | 11:00am

Planets by Ellen Hasbrouck

Museum staff read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings.

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Planets by Ellen Hasbrouck

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Book Cover: Planets by Ellen Hasbrouck
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center Event
August 25, 2016 | 12:00pm to 05:00pm

In Defense of Freedom

Col. Wolfgang Samuel will be at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center signing copies of his books, available for purchase at the Museum store:  

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In Defense of Freedom
Museum in Washington, DC Event
August 25, 2016 | 12:00pm to 01:00pm

Astronomy Chat with Courtney Dressing

Video chat with astronomer Courtney Dressing. Ask questions about her research about habitable exoplanets and how scientists find them.

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Astronomy Chat with Courtney Dressing

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Kepler-16b: Where the Sun Sets Twice
Official Hubble 25th Anniversary Image: Celestial Fireworks

IMAX in Washington DC

Albert Einstein Planetarium

Planetarium in Washington, DC

Deep Space Climate Observatory

IMAX in Chantilly, VA

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As a venue for corporate and association events, the National Air and Space Museum offers a private, exclusive experience among the icons of flight at the Museum in Washington, DC or the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. Give your guests a special evening in the world's most visited museum.

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