The Planetarium needs to update its equipment. Take for example the equipment for screening of films; it’s over six years old and obsolete, having been purchased in 2013 when the Planetarium was restored. The four “RSA Cosmos Planetarium Designer,” high-powered image and sound computers were acquired in France. This is where all the films that are presented in the dome are stored, and they require a LOT of memory. Juan Diego Cárdenas, Director of the Planetarium, points out thatthe renovation of these devices is set out in the Annual Operational Plan (POA) for 2020. “We have to wait for the response and availability of the municipal…
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