Augmented reality applications

Augmented reality applications

In recent years, Augmented Reality (AR) has entered our daily lives with the use of applications and games executed on modern mobile phones. The current activity aims to engage children and young people with advanced AR devices, such as smart glasses, in order to try...
Why does the compass work on Earth and not on Mars or the Moon?

Why does the compass work on Earth and not on Mars or the Moon?

The Earth is a huge magnet. It is not me who said that but the English scientist William Gilbert, almost 400 years ago. That’s why the compass on Earth works. But why, if we tried to find our way with a compass on the Moon or Mars, would we end up making useless...
Eating with our Eyes

Eating with our Eyes

Have you ever thought about what draws you to specific foods? Why do kids put aside anything green without even tasting it? Do you happen to prefer foods in red packaging? Have you noticed that in many restaurants dessert is served in a turquoise dish? Can you guess,...
Planetarium on the go

Planetarium on the go

Planetarium On The Go is a 6m semi-permanent fixed Dome structure with chairs for the spectators. Its main feature is the high-quality projection surface, with an area of 57 square meters. A unique in its kind digital portable planetarium! By showing the fascinating...
Unveiling the invisible Universe

Unveiling the invisible Universe

In the beginning of the 17th century, the invention of the telescope by Galileo revolutionized our knowledge of the Universe. Finally, in the 20th century with the advent of rockets, it became possible to go above the earth’s atmosphere and observe X-ray and gamma ray...