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The Science on Screen series is made possible by a generous grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and Coolidge Corner Theatre. This series pairs a feature film with a science expert who then speaks about current scientific research or technological advances surrounding the film’s topic. A perfect combination of entertainment and enlightenment – even for the most science-phobic among us.


Science on Screen: Space Jam

Posted by on Feb 9, 2015 in Films, Science on Screen | Comments Off

Science on Screen: Space Jam

Monday, March 16 at 7 PM. Part of the Science on Screen Series.  Special post-screening presentation by Timothy Chupp, Ph.D., UM professor of physics, on the physics of basketball.  Advance tickets available at Basketball superstar Michael Jordan and cartoon favorite Bugs Bunny team up with other basketball greats and Looney Tunes characters in this combination animated/live-action feature. Jordan must help the Looney Tunes gang with a basketball game against a group of outer space creatures whose plan, if they win, is to...

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