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Black Holes – Journey into the unknown


Approximate Running Time: 25 minutes
Produced by: Melbourne Planetarium,
Scienceworks Museum, Museum Victoria


Imagine a place where time stands still; where the universal order breaks down; where the unimaginable becomes reality. Welcome to the world of Black Holes. Narrated by Academy Award winning actor Ge offrey Rush and presenting the latest scientific information, this new planetarium show brings to life all that is fascinating and extreme in the world of black holes. Witness what would happen if you got too close to one? What makes a black hole? How do we find them? Would you survive falling into one? Discover what science has taught us about these most bizarre creations. Follow their story fro m an extraordinary idea of the late 18th century through to their unexpected detection almost 200 years later. Black holes. No longer the stuff of science fiction, their discovery has been a triumph of modern science. An incredible journey from imagination to reality.