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News Archive

  • April 14th, 2013 - New Developments!

    -May and June dates are filling up quickly! Book soon via ryan@astronomyinaction.com

    -ALL BOOKINGS IN 2013 WILL BE ENTERED IN A DRAW FOR A PAIR OF TICKETS TO SEE THE TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS!

    -Check out www.ryanmarciniak.com for Podcasts, Blogs, and resources related to Astronomy!


  • September 6th, 2012 - Back with a Big Bang!

    - AFTER BRINGING AN UNFORGETABLE EXPERIENCE TO OVER 2000 STUDENTS IN OUR FIRST YEAR, WE ARE BACK FOR 2012-2013!

    - ASK ABOUT SPECIAL PRICING FOR SCOUTS / GUIDES OF CANADA AND BIRTHDAY PARTIES!


    Welcome to the offical site of Astronomy in ActionTM, an interactive educational show that uses portable planetarium technology to give an immersive Astronomy experience to people of all ages. Based in the Greater Toronto Area in Ontario, Canada, we bring the field trip to you! Feel like you've travelled far outside the city on a warm, clear night, where thousands of stars light up the night sky.

    Back for our second year, we're now the proud owners of a brand new Astronomy dome, bringing new and exciting technology to your classroom or home. We received a lot of positive feedback from year one, but we're always looking for new ideas to bring a better experience to you! Here's what teachers and students said when we asked them to rank us on a scale of 1 to 10:

    Ease of Booking Process 10 / 10

    Professionalism of the Presenter 9.52 / 10

    Effectiveness of the presenter during shows 8.27 / 10

    Punctuality of the Presenter 9.58 / 10

    Student response to the show 8.54 / 10

    How well did the show cover the topics you requested? 9.67 / 10

    Timing/Length of the shows 9.49 / 10

    Overall rating of your experience with Astronomy in Action 8.78 / 10

    How likely are you to tell others about Astronomy in Action? 8.74 / 10

    How likely are you to book an AIA experience in the future? 10 / 10

  • February 22nd, 2012 - Update and info for Spring Shows

    - NOW TAKING BOOKINGS FOR SPRING SEMESTER! MAY AND JUNE SHOW DATES FILLING UP FAST!

    - Update to links page
    - Font fix in Media Page


    Welcome to the offical site of Astronomy in ActionTM, an interactive educational show that uses portable planetarium technology to give an immersive Astronomy experience to people of all ages. Based in the Greater Toronto Area in Ontario, Canada, we bring the field trip to you! Feel like you've travelled far outside the city on a warm, clear night, where thousands of stars light up the night sky.

    THE SHOW - What do we do and how we make things easy for you!

    MEDIA - Photos, Videos, Podcasts and Testimonials, see what we've been upto. Also check out our new YouTube Channel!

    BOOKINGS - Find pricing information and programs we offer, and download booking forms

    LINKS - Links to Astronomy resources, lessons, and the latest from the Universe. Also includes links to friends of the show.

    CONTACT - Find a bio of our presenter, and contact us for more information, to book a show, or just to say hi!

    • January 15th, 2012 - Media Page is Up!

      - Bookings Page contains new programs we offer with Pricing info!
      - Media Page contains link to new Astronomy in Action YouTube Channel
      - Media page contains new Testimonials, Photos, Video, and Audio


      Welcome to the offical site of Astronomy in ActionTM, an interactive educational show that uses portable planetarium technology to give an immersive Astronomy experience to people of all ages. Based in the Greater Toronto Area in Ontario, Canada, we bring the field trip to you! Feel like you've travelled far outside the city on a warm, clear night, where thousands of stars light up the night sky.

      THE SHOW - What do we do and how we make things easy for you!

      MEDIA - Photos, Videos, Podcasts and Testimonials, see what we've been upto. Also check out our new YouTube Channel!

      BOOKINGS - Find pricing information and programs we offer, and download booking forms

      LINKS - Links to Astronomy resources, lessons, and the latest from the Universe. Also includes links to friends of the show.

      CONTACT - Find a bio of our presenter, and contact us for more information, to book a show, or just to say hi!

    • October 3rd, 2011 - Major Update

      - Bookings page now includes pricing and booking forms
      - Contact page contains presenter bio
      - Links page contains links to Astronomy websites


      Welcome to the offical site of Astronomy in ActionTM, an interactive educational show that uses portable planetarium technology to give an immersive Astronomy experience to people of all ages. Based in the Greater Toronto Area in Ontario, Canada, we bring the field trip to you! Feel like you've travelled far outside the city on a warm, clear night, where thousands of stars light up the night sky.

      THE SHOW - What do we do and how we make things easy for you!

      MEDIA - Photos, Videos, Podcasts and Testimonials, see what we've been upto.

      BOOKINGS - Find pricing information and download booking forms

      LINKS - Links to Astronomy resources, lessons, and the latest from the Universe. Also includes links to friends of the show.

      CONTACT - Find a bio of our presenter, and contact us for more information, to book a show, or just to say hi!

    • September 4th, 2011 - Site Launch

      Welcome to the offical site of Astronomy in ActionTM, an interactive educational show that uses portable planetarium technology to give an immersive Astronomy experience to people of all ages. Based in the Greater Toronto Area in Ontario, Canada, we bring the field trip to you! Feel like you've travelled far outside the city on a warm, clear night, where thousands of stars light up the night sky. You might forget that you haven't even left your hometown!

      THE SHOW - What do we do and Why, and what we can do for you!

      MEDIA - Photos, Videos, Podcasts and Testimonials, see what we've been upto.

      CALENDAR - See when we're performing a show near you!

      ASTRONOMY - Links to Astronomy resources, lessons, and the latest from the Universe.

      CONTACT - Fill out a contact form or email us for more information, to book a show, or just to say hi!