We’ve known about Mars for a long time. The story of our acquaintance with the planet is full of enigma and mystery. Some of it is already cracked, and some is still a puzzle. Today we’ll try to answer the questions that the humanity has been concerned with for ages.
In order to dip into an atmosphere of Martian chronicles, we’ll go on a fascinating journey to the enigmatic Red Planet. The orbital trip will let us estimate the grandeur and beauty of Olimpus Mons and the size of the largest Martian valley called Valles Marineris, “Mariner Valleys”. We’ll see exotic sand dunes and fantastic Martian trees, we’ll follow the traces of famous Mars rovers. People have never seen most of the things that we’ll see today.
What may lie ahead on the Red Planet and what are we to discover travelling in its red sands?
Right at the moment we are under the impression that we know all about Mars, the deepest mystery will still be ahead.
«Secrets of the Red Planet» — is the new show about Mars for digital planetaria created in Russia in a 4k format. The intriguing plot, dynamism of the scenes involves us into the film from the first minute and doesn’t let go till the end.
The film successfully uses a combination of creative animation and documentary video. The narration accompanying the video sequence relates professionally and at a level accessible to a wide audience the basic concepts of modern ideas on the planet’s nature, including both well-known and evidence-based data, as well as problems that still remain unresolved. The latter include the facts that can be observed, but still cannot be fully explained, called the “secrets of the Red Planet”, such as the existence of ancient oceans, etc. This storyline intrigues the viewer and creates additional interest that is a must for successful popularization of scientific knowledge.
The fulldome film Secrets of the Red Planet is a hugely successful achievement of its authors and can be screened in the Planetarium’s Star Hall.
The movie "Secrets of the Red Planet" very soon will be included into repertoire of the Big Star Hall. Since the beginning of new year our audience will be able to take part in the big adventure on Mars.
While the Mars rover Curiosity studies marks of the existence of the water on Mars, the Moscow Planetarium on the eve of the main space day shows a premiere of the fulldome film "Secrets of the Red Planet".