Houston’s NASA-Approved True8K Planetarium

Houston’s NASA-Approved True8K Planetarium

Once the unprecedented pinnacle of sports stadium infrastructure, Houston’s original Astrodome still stands today, an abandoned homage to a bygone area. Not far away, however, sits another city institution that houses, in its most literal form, another “Astrodome.”...
Houston’s NASA-Approved True8K Planetarium

Specialty Cinema Reaches for E&S True8K

On 19 April 2017, leaders and directors of more than 50 science museums across China gathered in the world’s largest fulldome (digital dome) theater, at the China Science and Technology Museum in Beijing. for a demonstration of Evans & Sutherland (E&S)...
Houston’s NASA-Approved True8K Planetarium

Probing the Depths of the Universe

For over 50 years the Bangkok Planetarium has been impressing visitors but more recently, thanks to Christie® Boxer and Evans & Sutherland’s Digistar 5 system, the immersive cosmological experience it now offers has made the planetarium a must-visit...
Houston’s NASA-Approved True8K Planetarium

Adler Planetarium Boosts Image Quality

The Grainger’s Digistar 6 system is billed as providing 8K resolution. It is comprised of “six Sony SRX-T615 4K projectors with 18,000 lumens per projector and 12,000:1 contrast,” according to the company. Read the Full...
Houston’s NASA-Approved True8K Planetarium

DELLEMC Case Study on E&S

To deliver its industry-leading Digistar planetarium projection software, Evans & Sutherland sought a dependable, robust platform to easily incorporate into a turnkey solution that could be supported virtually anywhere in the world. Read the Full Case...