National Academies advisory: Jan. 27 Science through Film

01/04/05

Join award-winning science and adventure producer DAVID CLARK as he leads a discussion on filmmaking in extreme environments. Participants will learn about producing underwater documentaries, how advanced equipment such as submersibles are used to capture images, and the challenges and benefits of working in the deep ocean. Clark will also show selected segments from his productions, which have appeared on the Discovery and National Geographic channels and in IMAX theaters.

DETAILS: Thursday, January 27, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Keck Center of the National Academies, 500 Fifth St., N.W, Washington, D.C. General admission is $7; $5 for students, seniors, and military personnel.

REPORTERS WHO WISH TO ATTEND MUST REGISTER IN ADVANCE by contacting Chavon Warren, Koshland Science Museum, tel. 202-334-1447 or e-mail cwarren@nas.edu

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