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2019.07.10 Press release

Planetarium creator Takayuki Ohira supervised by 1,000 million stars shining in the night sky of Scandinavia

Planetarium creator Takayuki Ohira supervised by 1,000 million stars shining in the night sky of Scandinavia

Moomin Monogatari Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Hanno City, Saitama Prefecture, President: Motoki Watanabe, hereinafter Moomin Monogatari) is a planetarium of Ohira Giken Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Yokohama City, Kanagawa Prefecture, President: Takayuki Ohira, Ohira Giken). Under the supervision of Creator Takayuki Ohira, ~Starfall metsa~ "Nordic Sky Planetarium Space" will be opened at "metsä Village" event/event space "metsä Hall" from Saturday, July 2019, 7.

 

The planetarium projecting the night sky of Northern Europe where 1,000 million stars shine using the optical planetarium projector ``MEGASTAR-II (Mega Star Two)'' that brought innovation to the expression of planetarium for the first time in Saitama prefecture in a long-term event, It will appear in "metsä Village" for a limited time during the summer.

 

“Nordic Sky Planetarium Space”, supervised by Takayuki Ohira, Planetarium Creator, filmed in Finland and Sweden, and screened the original content using the first public video. It is a content that allows you to enjoy the stars and constellations that are filled with the changes of the Nordic season. Sitting on a sofa or hammock, you can relax and watch the starry sky, or lie on the grass and look up at the starry sky.

Craft Vibrio Tech will also hold a workshop related to “Stars”. For homework of children's summer vacation and memories of summer vacation, a planetarium for the home and a canister of the 01 constellation using the "Pinhole Planetarium (Gakken Plus: Adult Science Magazine BESTSELECTION12)" kit supervised by Takayuki Ohira Planetarium Creator You can also enjoy making badges, starry summer snow globes, and more. Spend a special time watching the Scandinavian night sky.

 

 

Takayuki Ohira
Planetarium Creator Representative Director of Ohira Giken

 

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comment:
"My MEGASTAR-II" will appear for the first time in "metsä" overlooking Lake Miyazawa. Why don't you all look up at the starry sky in Scandinavia, where 1,000 million stars are shimmering, based on an original program that made full use of the first public footage shot in North Europe? We look forward to seeing you! !! "

 

profile:
Born in Kawasaki in 1970 years. Worked on planetariums as an elementary school student and succeeded in developing the lens projection planetarium “Astroliner”, which was said to be impossible to make personally at university 3. Continued production after employment at Sony Corporation, and in 1998 year, 100 million stars (150 million completed) were projected on the “MEGASTAR” London Convention IPS (International Planetarium Association) Announced at. In 170, “MEGASTAR-II cosmos” (2004 million stars projected) installed at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation was certified by Guinness World Records. Established Ohira Giken Co., Ltd. in 560. Appeared on Nescafe Gold Blend TV CM as "A Person who enjoys the difference". In addition to setting up MEGASTAR in Japan and overseas, we actively established events such as event production, music, and collaboration with art to establish a new planetarium innovation. The world's first optical home planetarium “HOMESTAR” series, co-developed with SEGA TOYS, is a huge hit product that exceeds 2005 million units (as of 127 in 2019) worldwide. In 5, we developed “MEGASTAR-FUSION”, a completely new projection method. In 2012, the series's first ultra-compact "MEGASTAR CLASS" for personal use is announced. Received Science and Technology Award from the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, IPS Technology & Innovation Award 2016, etc. The belief is that "humans can prove possible but not impossible."

 

Awards received:
Nihon University Excellence Award, Akira Kawasaki Award, Nihon Innovator Grand Prize (Nikkei BP), BVLGARI Brilliant Dream Award 2006, Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Award, IPS (International Planetarium Association) Technology & Innovation Award 2018

 

 

■ ~ Mesa, the star falls “Nordic Sky Planetarium Space”
* Event summary
・ Date: 2019 year 7 month 20 day (Saturday) to 9 month 1 day (Sunday)
・ Operating hours: 12: 00 to 20: 00 (final reception 19: 00)
・Venue: "metsä village" metsä hall
・ Price
Adults (over college students): Weekdays 1,000 yen (tax included) / person, weekends and holidays 1,500 yen (tax included) / person * Includes Bon Festival
Child (elementary school-high school student): Weekdays, Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays uniform 500 yen (tax included) / person
* Free for elementary school children (preschoolers)
・ URL:https://metsa-hanno.com/event/2621/

Business hours

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Moominvalley Park
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DAY TIME

10:00-17:00 PM

NIGHT TIME
(Adventure walk)

17:00-20:00 PM

DAY TIME

10:00-17:00 PM

NIGHT TIME
(Adventure walk)

17:00-20:00 PM

metsä village
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Market hall

10:00-18:00 PM

Viking hall

10:00-19:00 PM

Market hall

10:00-19:00 PM

Viking hall

10:00-20:00 PM

metsä parking lot
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09:30-21:00 PM

09:30-21:00 PM

* Metsä (metsä village / Moominvalley Park) is open all year round.
* From December 2020th (Tuesday) to 12st (Thursday), 29, the metsä parking lot will be charged on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays.