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    Chemistry on The Silver Screen

    February 24, 2015
    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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    Northwestern University: Room TECH LR3
    633 Clark Street
    Evanston, IL 60208
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    Science is finding a bigger place on the silver screen and in our living rooms.  But what’s behind this new attraction and how is Hollywood influencing the public’s view? Tune in for a discussion on how Hollywood is working to incorporate science and meet the people that are making it happen.

    Join us to learn how chemists and chemistry

    have influenced movies and TV shows like  Breaking Bad, Gravity, Battlestar Galactica, and Eureka.

    Our Experts:

    Donna Nelson

    Science Advisor to the AMC television show Breaking Bad

    Alexis Gambis

    Founder and Artistic Director of Imagine Science Films

    Kevin R. Grazier

    Science Advisor for television series and movies, including "Gravity"

    Ann Merchant

    Launched Science & Entertainment Exchange

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