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Lawrence Livermore Lab: Science on Screen


Date : March 10, 2018 -
Time : Doors open @ 2:00pm
Location : State Theatre
Address : 1307 J Street
Modesto, CA 95354
Description : A FREE, grant-driven, science education program for teens and adults that pairs prominent LLNL scientists presenting cutting-edge science with popular Hollywood films (This year’s theme is) MARVELOUS MACHINES
• Get extra class credits for attending!
• Attend and receive LLNL sway
• $500 to the classroom with the most students in attendance over four programs.

• NEW Talk To A Scientist ~ an opportunity to meet and chat with the scientist following their presentation!

Laser-Plasma Accelerators:
Riding the Wave to the Next Generation of X-Ray Light Sources
Félicie Albert, Ph.D. is an experimental plasma physicist at the National Ignition Facility at LLNL.
Find out how particle accelerators are revolutionizing discoveries in science, medicine, industry and national security.

Plus: Real Genius (PG-1985) This teen comedy from director Val Kilmer as a scientist whose passion for his work has waned, until Mitch (Gabe Jarret), a 15-year-old science whiz is recruited to join a university think tank that is unwittingly developing a weapon for the military.

Doors at 2; presentation at 2:30; talk with scientist at 3:15; film at 3:30
Contact : State Theatre
Phone : BOX OFFICE (209) 527-4697
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