What is our place in the cosmos? In the American Museum of Natural History’s iconic space show Passport to the Universe, this question is answered as visitors travel through the observable universe to explore our “cosmic address.” In an unforgettable experience, cutting-edge science creates images of unprecedented realism and accuracy as viewers begin to understand the true enormity of the cosmos. A captivating explanation of fundamental cosmology, Passport to the Universe is an “evergreen” presentation—always relevant, always educationally important, always illuminating.
Narrated by Tom Hanks.
Since its premiere at the Hayden Planetarium in New York, the American Museum of Natural History’s inaugural space show Passport to the Universe has been experienced by millions of people around the world—but not like this. Updated in December 2017, this renowned space show has been fully modernized for today’s audience: rendered in 8K at 60FPS and featuring cutting-edge visualizations of the latest scientific data including updated surface maps and new exploratory space missions.
Passport to the Universe was developed by the American Museum of Natural History, New York (amnh.org) in collaboration with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Major support for new version provided by California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.
Produced by: American Museum of Natural History
Suitable for: Family audiences, school groups
Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish
Release date: Updated version released in 2018
Running time: 18:30 minutes