Soylent Green: With P.K. Newby 2014-10-06 19:00

Monday, October 6, 2014 | 7:009:30 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.