FullDome Film: Molecularium

Welcome to the Molecularium, a magical, musical adventure into the world of molecules! Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Molecularium is an exciting new animation, in a planetarium setting, created to spark interest in the atoms and molecules that constitute our world. The show follows a cast of characters, based on atoms, as they move throughout the universe from the perspective of a magical ship, also called the Molecularium. The ship can view matter on both the human and molecular levels. Travel into a cloud, watch a snowflake form, and count the number of water molecules in a raindrop.

Target Audiences:

Public: All Ages/Grades 3 and up
GEHMS: Grade 2 Matter
      Grade 3 or 4 Water Cycle

Film Length: 23 minutes

Curriculum Connections: 2-PS1