Maloka Centro Interactivo has partnered with Sciss to install South America’s first 8K 3D system


Maloka Centro Interactivo in Bogotá, Colombia has partnered with Sciss to introduce the first 8K 3D dome in South America. Due to open December 2016, the new Colorspace theater in Bogotá is one of three Sciss installations scheduled to open in late 2016, further expanding Sciss’ global community.

Read more

Planetarium Visitor Impressions: Getting to know your audience - a discussion based on TripAdvisor reviews


This white paper seeks to provide a greater understanding of visitor impressions following a planetarium visit, show how this insight can lead to stronger target marketing strategies and to encourage the use of creative and inexpensive market research methods.

Read more

ATTENTION UNIVIEW USERS: Don’t miss your opportunity to join this upcoming Domecast lecture!


Introduced by Sciss in 2008, Domecasting technology has now become an industry standard. Chicago’s Adler Planetarium has already had incredible success using this revolutionary technology to optomize educational outreach around the world with their Domecast series of Kavli Fulldome Lectures. Don’t miss the opportunity to join their next Domecast, “The Warped Universe: The 100 Year Quest to Detect Gravitational Waves,” presented by Negris Mavalvala on Friday, October 28th.

Read more

Impact of the Live Presenter


At Sciss we are always excited about the success of our users. Win-win partnerships are a core value of our organization and nothing motivates us more than hearing success stories from our clients – especially when it comes to Live Presentations.

Read more

Graham Hodgson joins Sciss


We are thrilled to announce that Graham Hodgson has joined Sciss as a Senior Support Engineer. With 20 years of experience in the AV industry and having worked along side Sciss employees and clients for many years while at Global Immersion, we are excited to make Graham an official member of our team.

Read more

SNEAK PREVIEW: Uniview Store - An online platform for films, presentations & modules. Coming soon!


Over the last two weeks we have revealed the intuitive new interface and the updated Panels presentation tool coming soon in Uniview 3.0. This week we introduce you to the Uniview Store - a new online platform where you can find all types of planetarium content on one single platform. Obtain and upload up-to-date and compelling show material like films, presentations and new packages of data.

Read more

SNEAK PREVIEW: Uniview 3.0 Panels - A presentation tool for a new era. Coming soon!


Last Week we revealed the intuitive new interface of Uniview 3.0. This week we introduce you to Panels in 3.0 - a presentation tool for a new era. Join us again next week for the third and final preview introducing the Uniview Store and get the chance to win a free Neurodome film!

Read more

SNEAK PREVIEW: Uniview 3.0 - A new era for live presentations. Coming soon!


We are excited to announce the upcoming release of Uniview 3.0! Join us over the next few weeks as we introduce you to Uniview 3.0 - a new era in live presentations.

Read more

Seoul Science Center installs Colorspace 3D Wall™ as signature attraction


The Seoul Science Center, a completely new venue opening this year in Seoul, South Korea, has joined forces with Sciss to install a "Colorspace 3D Wall" as their signature attraction. The wall-and-floor installation will display a variety of beautiful and realistic space and planet visualizations, covering a large surface of approximately 58 m2.

Read more

We´re recruiting a Senior Support Engineer


We are seeking a Senior Support Engineer for our Stockholm office to provide software and hardware system support to our customers in Europe, Middle East and Asia. The position is a full-time post, preferably based at our headquarters in Stockholm.

Read more

We´re looking for a Marketing Coordinator


We’re looking for an outstanding Marketing Coordinator for our Stockholm office, to be in charge of planning and execution of the company’s marketing and PR activities. The position is a temporary post for 8 months due to parental leave, with the possibility for extension or a permanent position. Start is preferably May 9th, and it will be a full-time or part-time post depending on the agreement.

Read more

Sciss announces Johan Sköld as new CEO


Sciss has announced that Johan Sköld, former COO, has been appointed CEO and will succeed Staffan Klashed who remains in a strategic role on Sciss’s board of directors.

Read more

Sciss upgrades Kennedy Space Center’s Astronaut Encounter Theater


Kennedy Space Center and Delaware North have joined forces with Swedish planetarium company Sciss to design and install a new Colorspace system in the center’s Astronaut Encounter Theater. With over 1.5 million visitors annually and a unique heritage in space exploration, Kennedy Space Center’s Visitor Complex will become an even more exciting place to visit. Astronauts will be guiding visitors through stunning space visualizations in 3D, all based on real scientific data gathered by telescopes and observatories around the world.

Read more

Uniview Drop-In™ - now available for a range of display systems


Uniview Drop-In™ is a quick and easy installation package of servers and software – a cost effective way to get access to Uniview (and the upcoming release of Uniview 3.0) on your existing system.

Read more

Sciss and Neurodome present “Neurotours” - live travel inside the human brain


Neurotours is now released as a complete live-show package and available for purchase to all our Uniview 2.0 users. Awe your audience with an immersive live-travel inside the human brain - a first-of-its-kind planetarium show.

Read more

“Neurotours” favorite attraction at INSPIRIA Science Center’s “Brain day”


On October 8, INSPIRIA Science Center (located in Sarpsborg, Norway), arranged a “Brain day” in collaboration with the Østfold hospital (Sykehuset Østfold). Here’s an inspiring summary of the day told by Roger Eide, Planetarium Manager at INSPIRIA.

Read more

Meet Diana, new Administrator at Sciss


Meet Diana Nanu, new Administrator at Sciss with exceptional language skills and with a thing for sci-fi movies (2001: A Space Odyssey and Interstellar are her all-time favorites). Diana moved from Romania to Sweden in August, and is starting a new page in Stockholm at Sciss’s headquarters.

Read more

Glasgow Science Centre installs Scotland's first fulldome digital planetarium


Glasgow Science Centre has just installed Scotland's first fulldome digital planetarium, upgrading its facilities from an optical-mechanical projection system to a digital display system from Sciss. Due to open on 5th September, the planetarium will seat 115 people and will feature the technology to visualise real-time scientific data and satellite imaging, along with showing fulldome films, allowing its visitors to see our universe in a 360° immersive theatre setting.

Read more

Two maximized days in San Francisco at our next Uniview User Group


We are planning for two awesome days at our next UUG at the California Academy of Sciences on September 21-22! The agenda will be mixed with presentations and workshops concerning new features in Uniview 2.0, a guest lecturer from NASA Ames Research Center, inspirational sessions by our users, and of course - hangin´ about with the best user group in the world.

Read more

Paul Tetu new Project Manager at Sciss


We´re thrilled to announce that Paul Tetu is joining Sciss as new Senior Project Manager, starting this week. Paul, a well-known person amongst planetarians, has a long carrier in the planetarium industry and will bring a great deal of experience into his new role at Sciss.

Read more

White paper: The next 20 years - A vision for planetariums in the 21st century


At Sciss´s new planetarium blog, launched today (!), our CEO Staffan Klashed talks about his vision for planetariums the next two decades. How can we as an industry shape a strategy to remain and grow increasingly relevant? In a new white paper, The next 20 years: A vision for planetariums in the 21st century, Staffan identifies three major trends that will decide the future of planetariums.

Read more

Sciss’s Colorspace theater system now fully integrated with Zeiss’s opto-mechanical star projectors


We are happy to announce that we now can offer a hybrid system that is fully integrated with Zeiss’s opto-mechanical star projector. By the press of a button you synchronize the star projector with the digital star field, and the transitions between the two systems are fully automated throughout your flight.

Read more

Sciss launches new planetarium blog in August


This summer, in the beginning of August, we are launching a new industry forum in the form of a blog at The purpose is to spread the best-of-breed - knowledge, ideas and experiences from people with a broad variety of perspectives. The blog will mostly feature guest writers, to bring in perspectives from outside our own sphere.

Read more

University of Alaska Anchorage installs Uniview Drop-In™ at the Planetarium and Visualization Theater


The Planetarium and Visualization Theater, located on the University of Alaska Anchorage campus in Alaska, USA, is now taking the step to install Uniview Drop-In™ on their existing system. From August they will be able to expand their programming capacity with the full power of Uniview 2.0.

Read more

Breathe new life into your planetarium - Uniview Drop-In™ for dual 4K projector systems now available


Sciss is now introducing Uniview Drop-In™ - an easy and quick installation package of only three extra servers, and a cost efficient way to get access to the full suite of the Uniview fulldome software. The solution is developed for any display system that is comprised of a two-channel 4K projector solution.

Read more

Welcome to Sciss, Mike Dowling!


It is with great pleasure that we welcome Mike Dowling as new Director of Business Development at Sciss.

Read more

We´re recruiting a Technical Project Manager


We are seeking a Technical Project Manager to help realizing the next generation of tourist and educational attractions all over the world.

Read more

We´re recruiting an Administrator


We´re looking for an outstanding administrator to our Stockholm office to be in charge of economical tasks as well as administration of deliveries, HR support and office management.

Read more

Sciss opens largest digital & hybrid planetarium in the Gulf region in United Arab Emirates


In May 2015 Sciss opens a state-of the-art planetarium in the newly built Sharjah Center for Astronomy and Space Sciences in the United Arab Emirates. About 35 kilometers from Dubai, an 18.5 meter hemispherical dome screen will awe up to 200 visitors at the time with tours through the universe, planet exploration and night sky observation.

Read more

"Neurotours" awed all ages on "Brain Day" at the University of Michigan’s Museum of Natural History


On March 21st, the University of Michigan Museum of Natural History arranged a "Brain Day", which over 1200 people attended. Visitors got to learn brain facts, talk to neuroscientists - and even dissect real sheep brains. One of the activities presented was Neurodome´s "Neurotours", a real-time live tour of the brain that was held in the digital planetarium. Almost 400 people attended 13 half-hour presentations, led by the Neurodome team in cooperation with Sciss.

Read more