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Science & Popcorn Is Back!

February 25, 2014

The STEM program and the PC Library are offering a series of movies open to all students this Spring. Come and enjoy a free movie with friends!

WHERE: Hacienda Conference Room (F121)

TIME: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.



Monday, March 3: What Makes Us Human
Scientists have struggled for centuries to pinpoint the qualities that distinguish humans from the millions of other animal species with which we share the vast majority of our DNA. Now, we explore those traits once thought to be uniquely human to discover their evolutionary roots.

Monday, March 24: Secrets of the sun
Now, with the help of new spacecraft and Earth-based telescopes, scientists are seeing the Sun as they never have before and even re-creating what happens at the very center of the Sun. Their work will help us understand aspects of the sun that have puzzled scientists for decades. Secrets of the Sun reveals a bright new dawn in our understanding of our nearest star, one that might help keep our planet from going dark.

Monday April 7: Cracking our genetic code
What will it mean when most of us can afford to have the information in our DNA--all three billion chemical letters of it--read, stored, and available for analysis? Cracking Your Genetic Code reveals that we stand on the verge of such a revolution