Mayan Archaeoastronomy: Observers of the Universe

In a feast of colours and sounds, Mayan Archaeoastronomy: Observers of the Universe makes a tour of 6 Mayan temples: San Gervasio, Chichen Itzá, Uxmal, Edzná, Palenque and Bonampak where the spectator dives into a Mayan world of knowledge about the importance of the orientations of its temples in relation to the movement of some stars like the Sun, the Moon and Venus.

Mayan Archaeoastronomy: Observers of the Universe is the first movie for fulldome completely animated made in Mexico. It is narrated in 4 languages English, Spanish, Portuguese and Chinese. It is a film financed by the National Council of Science and Technology of Mexico, produced by Frutos Digitales with the support of the European Southern Observatory (ESO).

The large zip file with the frames is password-protected. To receive the password to unzip it please fill out the form here (in case of problems please email Milagros Varguez).

The material is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

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Russian version:

  • Translation: Sergey Maslikov
  • Production: The Grand Novosibirsk Planetarium, 2017
  • Narration: Ekaterina Galyamova
  • Recording: Anton Ilyashenko

Japanese version:

  • Japanese Edition Production: MiC PARIS
  • Translation: Tadashi Mori, Makiko Endo
  • Narration: Tomomi Yuzaki

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About the Video

Id:MAA-show
Release date:12 June 2017, 18:17
Duration:20 m 00 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:Planetarium Show
Type:Unspecified : Technology
Category:Fulldome

Fulldome


Fulldome Preview


Script

English
1.5 MB
German
113.9 KB
Russian
202.3 KB
Chinese
1.7 MB
Portuguese
1.5 MB

Broadcast Audio


Subtitles

Portuguese
18.1 KB

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