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In the left picture, a volcano erupts and spews ash, dust and gas into the air. In the right picture, energetic eruptions are powered by jets of high energy particles as material falls into a black hole.
Poster

Braille/Tactile Posters and Cards

Celestial objects as they appear in visible-light telescopes and different spectral regions that are invisible to the naked eye. These posters use a combination of Braille and large-format traditional...
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3D Printed Astrophysical Objects
3D Object | Program Model

Touch the Universe: Adler Planetarium

Touch the Universe uses 3D printed astrophysical objects in combination with visualizations to provide Adler Planetarium guests with a new way of exploring space concepts. It also benefits our guests with...
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Activities

Tactile Images: 30 Doradus Set

Bring the wonders of the universe to everyone, regardless of their visual ability. A library of many Hubble Space Telescope images has been designed to be downloaded and printed on microcapsule paper,...
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Activities

Tactile Images: Galaxies and Universe Images

Bring the wonders of the universe to everyone, regardless of their visual ability. A library of many Hubble Space Telescope images has been designed to be downloaded and printed on microcapsule paper,...
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Activities

Tactile Images: Life and Death of Stars Images

Bring the wonders of the universe to everyone, regardless of their visual ability. A library of many Hubble Space Telescope images has been designed to be downloaded and printed on microcapsule paper,...
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Activities

Tactile Images: Solar System Images

Bring the wonders of the universe to everyone, regardless of their visual ability. A library of many Hubble Space Telescope images has been designed to be downloaded and printed on microcapsule paper,...
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Illustration of a telescope and outer space
3D Object | Activities | Software

Tinkercad: Universe in 3D

When scientists combine data from the Chandra X-ray Observatory with other telescopes, such as the Hubble or Spitzer space telescopes, or with scientific and mathematical models, we can create data-driven...
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Illustration of hand on left placing a star in hand on right
3D Object | Activities

3D Printing the X-ray Universe

Despite our limited abilities to travel to distant objects in outer space, astronomers, computer scientists, and others are developing techniques that nudge astronomy visualization forward from two-dimensional...
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