Friday April 20, 3PM at the Chicago Botanic Garden

Ben (artist and SkyDay director) will talk about our mission as part of CBG's exciting symposium 'SciComm: The Art (and Science) of Reaching New Audiences'.  Details here  Come by if you can!

Saturday April 21, 11 AM at the Chicago Botanic Garden

Join Ben and Northwestern University climate scientist (and Sky Team member!) Dr. Daniel Horton on Saturday April 21 at 11 AM on the Esplanade of the Chicago Botanic Garden. Use your vision to help create a stunning sky mosaic that represents our shared connection to the earth.  Details here! 

Sunday April 22 all day Chicago's Adler Planetarium

SkyDayProject will be displayed at the Adler Planetarium in their Welcome Gallery all weekend as part of their Earthfest celebration!  Come meet Ben at the Adler on Sunday, April 22 where he will be giving a series of special talks in their Space Visualization Lab throughout the day.  Details here

We are rolling out new educational content on all things sky!

In partnership with Daniel Horton and Northwestern University's Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences we are creating imaginative educational content for all ages.  

Why is the Sky Blue?     

Contrails or How Do Planes Make Clouds?

Clouds - an educational guide for Grades 3-5

Coming soon:

  • How do scientists know it is humans causing climate change?

  • What's up with sunrises and sunsets?

  • How do you cook up a hurricane?

Got a sky question for us to address in our content? 

Please let us know!

 SkyDayProject at the Adler Planetarium

SkyDayProject at the Adler Planetarium

Save the date! Sky Day is Friday September 21, 2018   

Homework, anyone?! 

Would you please tell three colleagues about us? Our goal is to focus attention on our one magnificent shared sky and bring the next generation together, across cultures and borders, to collaborate on innovative solutions to our ecological challenges.  The more people taking part the better!  


New and exciting things are happening all the time.  See who just joined the SkyTeam for example! So connect with us on Facebook Twitter and Instagram so you hear all our exciting news as it happens!

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