video from divebuddy777The American Museum of Natural History's Hayden Planetarium is connected to the Rose Center of Earth and Space. The planetarium has been known for its astronomy exhibits and sky shows since 1935. It offers a spectacular space show and a representation of the Big Bang. The planetarium also conducts astrophysics research which contributes to the educational offerings of the American Museum of Natural History to the public. Staff members of the Hayden Planetarium have authored numerous books about the universe. The Hayden Planetarium is located at 175 Central Park West at 79th Street.