Science Day

National Science Day Celebration

ශ්‍රී ලංකා ග්‍රහලෝකාගාරය
இலங்கை கோளரங்கம்.
Sri Lanka Planetarium.

(+94)11 2586499

December 2, 2022

National Science Day Celebration - Sri Lanka Planetarium

Sri Lanka Planetarium has organized the following programs to celebrate National Science Day on 10 November 2022.

              1. Planetarium shows
              2. Inter-School Astronomy Quiz (Astro Quiz 2022)
              3. Sunspot observation
              4. Water rocket display
              5. Technopark experience
              6. Science video display

This year, the special feature of our science day will be the inter-school Astro Quiz 2022 organized by the Planetarium for the first time. All the schools of Colombo district are participating in this tournament.

The first round of this three-round tournament is expected to be held online and it is intended to award a digital certificate to all participating students. Out of which 10 schools will be selected for the semi-final round and two of them are expected to be selected for the final round. The semi-final and final rounds are intended to be held in the planetarium and a printed certificate will be awarded to all participating students.

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INNOTECH 2020 – Exhibition

ශ්‍රී ලංකා ග්‍රහලෝකාගාරය
இலங்கை கோளரங்கம்.
Sri Lanka Planetarium.

(+94)11 2586499

December 2, 2022

INNOTECH 2020 - Exhibition

INNOTECH 2020 Exhibition organized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Technology and Innovation was held from 11th to 14th March 2020 at Mahinda Rajapaksa College, Pitipana, NSBM Green University, Sri Lanka Institute of Nanotechnology and Department of Measurement Units, Standards & Services Premises.

Sri Lanka Planetarium Exhibition Stall was held at the Measurement Unit Standards and Services Department premises.

The Mobile Planetarium, Your Weight on Different Planet-Scale Unit, Newtonian and Galilean telescopes, Water Rockets, and Alien Models were presented by the Planetarium in this exhibition.
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SHILPASENA Exhibition – Stage II

ශ්‍රී ලංකා ග්‍රහලෝකාගාරය
இலங்கை கோளரங்கம்.
Sri Lanka Planetarium.

(+94)11 2586499

December 2, 2022

SHILPASENA Exhibition - Stage II

The Ministry of Science Technology and research is in the process of organizing the SHILPASENA Exposition the main objective of talking all Technologies and research findings to the general public for their benefit and creating awareness among all segments of the society of Science, Technology, and Engineering. The first Exposition will be held in BMICH premises From 11th-15th September 2019.

Sri Lanka Planetarium Participated in this Exhibition Under the theme of “Space Technology” at National Sports Complex, Polonnaruwa. So we displayed many exhibits such as Weight on Different Planets Scale Unit System, Mars Helicopter Scout Model, Mobile Planetarium and Night Sky Observation using Telescopes. Also, the following Institute Arthur C Clarke Institute for Modern Technologies and Astronomy Society of the University of Colombo.
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SHILPASENA Exhibition – Stage I

ශ්‍රී ලංකා ග්‍රහලෝකාගාරය
இலங்கை கோளரங்கம்.
Sri Lanka Planetarium.

(+94)11 2586499

December 2, 2022

SHILPASENA Exhibition - Stage I

The Ministry of Science Technology and research is in the process of organizing the SHILPASENA Exposition the main objective of talking all Technologies and research findings to the general public for their benefit and creating awareness among all segments of the society of Science, Technology, and Engineering. The first Exposition will be held in BMICH premises From 18th-21th July 2019.

Sri Lanka Planetarium Participated in this Exhibition Under the theme of “Space Technology” at BMICH.So we displayed many exhibits such as Astronunt Model, Solar System Model, Aliens Models, Weight on Different Planets Scale Unit System, and 3D Hologram Projection. Also, the following Institutes Arthur C Clarke Institute for Modern Technologies, St. Aloysius’ College, Rathnapura, Nalanda College Colombo, General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University and the University of Ruhuna.
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Annular Solar Eclipse Camps

ශ්‍රී ලංකා ග්‍රහලෝකාගාරය
இலங்கை கோளரங்கம்.
Sri Lanka Planetarium.

(+94)11 2586499

December 2, 2022

Annular Solar Eclipse Camps

An annular eclipse will be visible in Sri Lanka on 12-12-2019. Such an eclipse was first seen in Sri Lanka in the year 2010 and such a phenomenon will happen again in another 12 years. This eclipse will not be seen in many countries and only a few countries in sri lanka india will have this opportunity Although this phenomenon is of great interest to school children, the public as well as foreigners, it is best seen in the northern part of Sri Lanka.

Accordingly, the main observatory was organized at Mullaitivu to observe the eclipse and the other observatory was to conduct observations at the Sri Lanka Planetarium Premises at Colombo.

Annular Solar Eclipse Main Camp - Mullaitivu Beach

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