Soylent Green: With P.K. Newby 2014-10-06 19:00Monday, October 6, 2014 | 7:00 – 9:30 pm
Soylent Green With P.K. Newby
Explore humanity's relationship to food with this popular dystopian film and a discussion with food expert P.K. Newby on the real future of food.
Big: With Eric Rosenbaum
Prior to a screening of the comedy classic, MIT researcher Eric Rosenbaum discusses technologies he's developed to amplify our imaginations.
A Birder's Guide to Everything: With Kenn Kaufman and Rob Meyer
Birding legend Kenn Kaufman discusses the mysteries surrounding extinct birds before joining director Rob Meyer for a Q and A post-screening.
Paths of Glory: With Steven Pinker
Experimental psychologist Steven Pinker joins us before a showing of the antiwar film Paths of Glory to discuss human nature, war, and violence.
King Kong (1933): With Chris Whittier, DVM, PhD
Veterinarian Chris Whittier discusses fictional vs. real gorillas, the state of the world's gorilla population, and his experiences in Africa.
Who Framed Roger Rabbit: With Melissa Franklin
Harvard professor Melissa Franklin discusses how cartoon physics deviate from our own laws of physics before a screening of this film favorite.
Run Lola Run: With John Geddes
Before a screening of Run Lola Run, learn how chaos theory has revolutionized the way we perceive the world around us.
Young Frankenstein: With Dr. Dany Adams
Before a screening of the comedy classic, learn how scientists are taking electricity’s potential for regeneration in exciting new directions.
Terminator 2: Judgment Day: With Thad Starner
Watch as Arnold Schwarzenegger returns, and learn about wearable computers and "augmented reality" from pioneering researcher Thad Starner.