Kepler: Mystic Astronomer

I had the good fortune of seeing “The Kepler Story” yesterday at the Morrison Planetarium at the California Academy of Sciences. I was impressed with how the use of full-dome visuals complemented the live performance, and also how history of science was interwoven with scientific information via storytelling. But this show is notable not only for the venue and special effects, but also because it tackles the subject of integration of scientific knowledge and spiritual beliefs.

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