Up to date for Nov. 15.
NASA’s Artemis 1 moon mission is prepared launch into house in a single day tonight and you may participate in a ringside expertise stay.
“Artemis Ascending” will use 360-degree digital actuality to let members really feel like they’re standing close to the Artemis 1 mission because it lifts off no sooner than Wednesday (Nov. 16). You can just about witness NASA’s strongest rocket but, the House Launch System (SLS) megarocket, because it lifts the Orion spacecraft on a journey to the moon. Liftoff is about for 1:04 a.m. EDT (0604 GMT).
Felix&Paul Studios goals to carry the launch to viewers who’ve entry to Oculus Quest headsets (opens in new tab) or can watch it on the House Explorers Fb web page (opens in new tab). The occasion will start at 12 a.m. EST (0500 GMT) and run by means of the ultimate countdown and launch. About 90 minutes earlier than launch, Felix & Paul will start livestreaming views forward of the present’s begin. You may as well watch it at considered one of 200 domes and planetariums all over the world.
The livestream might be hosted by retired NASA astronauts Karen Nyberg and Doug Hurley on Meta Quest, and under is an inventory of places the place you’ll be able to catch the historic moon mission. You can ask questions of the astronauts through the livestream utilizing the House Explorers Fb web page feedback (opens in new tab).
In case you’re in search of a non-VR livestream of the launch, you’ll be able to watch the Artemis 1 liftoff on House.com, courtesy of NASA TV, beginning at 10:30 p.m. EST (0330 Nov. 16 GMT).
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The checklist of domes is on the market through this Felix&Paul sign-up hyperlink (opens in new tab) and a partial checklist of collaborating services (stay and on-demand) embrace:
- Cosm Expertise Heart (Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah);
- U.S. House and Rocket Heart (Huntsville, Alabama);
- Virginia Air & House Science Heart (Hampton, Virginia);
- Liberty Science Heart (Jersey Metropolis, New Jersey);
- Adler Planetarium (Chicago);
- Discovery Place Science (Charlotte, North Carolina);
- Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium (Canada);
- Telus Spark Science Heart (Canada);
- Planetário da Unipampa (Brazil);
- Planetarium of the Royal Observatory (Belgium);
- Museon-Omniversum (Netherlands);
- Tycho Brahe Planetarium (Denmark);
- Hamburg Planetarium (Germany);
- La Coupole (France);
- Lucern Planetarium (Switzerland);
- Armagh Observatory and Planetarium (Eire);
- Netanya Planetarium (Israel);
- Rangsit Science Centre For Schooling (Thailand);
- Museum Victoria (Australia).
Felix & Paul is an immersive studio based mostly in Montreal, Canada. Originals from the studio embrace the “House Explorers” collection, productions with franchises like “Jurassic World” and comedy specials for “Only for Laughs” starring Trevor Noah, Lilly Singh and different celebrities.
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Editor’s observe: This story has been up to date with Felix & Paul’s broadcast plans for “Artemis Ascending” on Nov. 16 after NASA’s months-long launch delay from Aug. 29 and Sept. 3.