Books, Music & Movies
There’s always something new at LASM! The Museum Store at LASM offers a wide variety of exhibition-related books, local and international music, and DVD collections of the movies shown in Pennington Planetarium—all great additions to your family’s library. Below is a sampling of audiovisual items available in The Museum Store at LASM. If you are interested in purchasing any of the items below, please call (225) 344-5272, ext. 118, for assistance, or visit us during regular museum hours.
A Cajun Pig Tale
The town of Bayou Barbue is abuzz with excitement as Heureux and Paresseux, two little Cajun couchons, put a new twist on a classic nursery rhyme.
Item # 9367
Ever wonder how they make tiny machines? The booming field of nanotechnology is all about building highly advanced super-small devices from the ground up. This book is your guide to knowledge of this up-and-coming branch of science where little doesn’t mean less, it means more: more super-small devices, more jobs, and more research opportunities for you.
Everyone’s Universe by Noreen Grice
Item # 9327
In this innovative, enabling book, author Noreen Grice explores ways to provide universal access to educational science programs.
A More Perfect Heaven by Dava Sobel
Item # 9319
The bestselling author of Longitude and Galileo’s Daughter vividly recounts the life of Nicolaus Copernicus, and the cosmic revolution he inspired.
Digital Universe CD
Item # 8632
This CD is the original musical score of our Digital Universe planetarium show. A fantastically calming CD containing over one hour of meditative, ethereal music.
Jacques Hnizdovsky: Woodcuts and Etchings
This catalog raisonné reproduces more than 350 woodcuts and linocuts printed during Hnizdovsky's career. Hardcover.