We are dusting off a different classic Omnimax film every month and giving audiences a chance to relive some crowd favorites. Throwback films will be screened on Thursday afternoons at 3:15 pm, Friday evenings at 7 pm, and Saturday afternoons at 2:15 pm.
Narrated by Kevin Bacon, this film showcases three scientists striving to understand the origins and behaviour of natural disasters while putting their own lives in danger.
It is one thing to contemplate the immense power of nature, and another to experience these forces first-hand. Forces of Nature showcases the awesome spectacle of earthquakes, volcanoes, and severe storms as you follow scientists on their groundbreaking quests to understand how these natural disasters are triggered. Audiences will learn what is being done to predict and prepare for these events–and minimize their deadly effects as they come face-to-face with Earth's most destructive forces.
Work alongside volcanologist Dr. Marie Edmonds as she deploys an arsenal of sophisticated instruments along the rim of a volcano. Geophysicist Dr. Ross Stein takes us to the ancient city of Istanbul where he studies one of the most seismically active faults in the world. And Dr. Joshua Wurman, a top tornado scientist, endeavours to get a radar's-eye view inside a tornado and solve the mystery of how these deadly funnel clouds are born.
It was the dawn of a nation - a time before the American West became known as the frontier, and little was known about what lay within. Two captains, courageous in spirit and unyielding in their dedication to their mission, led 31 people, including one woman and her infant son, to the Pacific Ocean and back. Audiences will experience the danger and beauty of the unknown West as it unfolded before the eyes of Lewis and Clark.
Witness an awe-inspiring tale of extraordinary insect endurance and human perseverance! Flight of the Butterflies is an interconnected scientific adventure that spans not only thousands of miles, but generations.
It's about the remarkable monarch butterfly migration, the most incredible migration on Earth! You'll learn about a determined scientist who spent 40 years trying to discover exactly where the butterflies mysteriously disappeared when they flew south for winter.
Experience the gripping story of the Hubble Space Telescope – a testament of hope, crushing disappointment, dazzling ingenuity, bravery, and triumph – as you journey through distant galaxies to explore the grandeur and mysteries of our celestial surroundings, and accompany space-walking astronauts as they attempt some of the most difficult and important tasks in NASA's history. Narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio, this film will offer an inspiring and unique look into Hubble's legacy and highlight its profound impact on the way we view the Universe.