As illumination increases across the Earth, light pollution diverts people’s attention away from the sky. Night Sky Odyssey explores humanity’s perception
and understanding of the night sky throughout history. Combining compelling storytelling and stunning AR technology, Night Sky Odyssey helps visitors find meaning in the dark sky to understand the impact of its influence on humanity.
The advancement of humanity is well anchored in astronomy. Astronomical events have formed the basis of such concepts as time keeping and navigation and are also at the core of the myths and legends of cultures all around the world. Concepts such as the trajectory of the Sun through the sky, the changing phases of the Moon at night, and the motions of astronomical objects have helped determine the day-night cycle, the seasons of the year, the tides, the timing of eclipses, and also the visibility of comets and meteor showers throughout the year.
Though a captivating narrative and relatable facts Night Sky Odyssey leaves audience fascinated by what lies beneath, and at the end of the interactive show, take the AR experience back home and freely share this newfound knowledge with family and friends; out in the country or the city, under cloudy or clear skies, anywhere in the world.