of this area is a giant animated model of the Solar System.
Other exhibits examine the Sun-Earth-Moon orbital
relationships and the causes of solar and lunar eclipses, the
Sun¡¦s movement across the sky during different seasons, as
well as space probe imagery of planets and their satellites.
On a simulated lunar surface, visitors can create impact
craters by dropping "meteorites". A cross-section of
a meteorite can also be examined through a microscope in this