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Planetarium makers do awesome work, even building “home-domes” for exhibition –

The Home Planetarium Association welcomes all those who build small planetariums for home, school, museum, or other personal use. A quarterly newsletter is produced; This includes collecting toy planetaria, operating older or small professional units, or just fondly remembering childhood trips to planetariums around the world. The stars await, always…

Home Planetarium Association


The Planetarium Projector & Space Museum gallery page is home to some truly elegant apparatus. The organization collects old and unused projectors and preserves them for historic display – beautiful devices!
Planetarium Projector & Space Museum


Planetarium projectors

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Illustrated Guide to Astronomical Wonders

Collin Cunningham

Collin Cunningham

Born, drew a lot, made video, made music on 4-track, then computer, more songwriting, met future wife, went to art school for video major, made websites, toured in a band, worked as web media tech, discovered electronics, taught myself electronics, blogged about DIY electronics, made web videos about electronics and made music for them … and I still do!