The Dark Matter Mystery - Exploring a Cosmic Secret

What keeps Galaxies together? What are the building blocks of the Universe? What makes the Universe look the way it looks today? Researchers all around the world try to answer these questions. We know today that approximately a quarter of the Universe is filled with a mysterious glue: Dark Matter. We know that it is out there. But we have no idea what it is made out of.

This planetarium show takes you on the biggest quest of contemporary astrophysics. You will see why we know that Dark Matter exists, and how this search is one of the most challenging and exciting searches science has to offer. Join the scientists on their hunt for Dark Matter with experiments in space and deep underground. Will they be able to solve the Dark Matter Mystery?

Soundtrack and VoiceOvers are currently available in the follwoing languages:
English (ENG), French (FRE), German (DE), Hindi (HIN), Indian-English (ENG-IN), Italian (ITA), Japanese (JPN),Telugu (TEL)

Trailers in English and German:

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Duration: 38 minutes
Resolutions: 1k, 2k, 4k
Visuals: English (ENG), German (DE)
Soundtrack: English (ENG), French (FRE), German (DE), Hindi (HIN), Indian-English (ENG-IN), Italian (ITA), Japanese (JPN),Telugu (TEL)


What are the building blocks of our universe? We've been trying to answer this question since time memorial - however we still haven't found the ultimate answer. Approximately a quarter of the universe consists of mysterious dark matter. We know: It is there, however, we don't know what it is made up of.

This planetarium show takes you on the astrophycs biggest quest. You'll see, why we know that there must be dark matter at all. Join the scientists on their observations, out in space, as well as deep under ground. Will they be able to reveal dark matter's mystery?

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Creative Commons License
The show and all material for download from this page is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

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Dauer: 38 Minuten
Auflösungen: 2k, 4k
Sprachen: DE, (EN, ES, ...)

deutsch - ab sofort
andere Sprachen ab Herbst 2015

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Additional Resources

PR Guide

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Posters & Images

Poster (42*84.1 cm)  DE
Poster A1 DE | ENG | JPN
Images (zipped) DE | ENG


Use the show's trailer on youtube and embedded it into your own webpage by adding the code below to your website:
Youtube Trailer DE  <iframe width="560" height="315" src="" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Youtube Trailer EN  <iframe width="560" height="315" src="" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

If you want to use the Trailer on screens within your facility or inside your dome, please download the mp4 Video or Fulldome Trailer below:
Flatscreen Trailer MP4   DE (100 MB) | EN (384 MB)
4k Fulldome TrailerENG (3.8 GB) - MD5 Checksum: a9767bfd05128084b9b7c719302c1366

Educational Resources

DE (Unterrichtsmaterial)


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