March 27, 2006

Event - The Future of Food

Wednesday, March 29
The Future of Food (2004)

Evolution Film Series
Respondent: Catherine Badgley, Residential College and Museum of Paleontology
7 pm, Natural Sciences Auditorium
Kraus Natural Sciences Building, 830 North University Ave.
Discussion following

This documentary explores the disturbing facts behind the unlabeled, patented, genetically engineered foods that have quietly filled grocery store shelves for the past decade, and the market and political forces that are shaping what we eat.

Posted at 01:06 PM

March 20, 2006

Event - Frozen Angels

Thursday, March 23
Frozen Angels (2005)

Evolution Film Series
Respondents: Filmakers Frauke Sandig and Eric Black
Penny W. Stamps Distinguished Visitor Series and Ann Arbor Film Festival
5 pm, Michigan Theater, 603 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor

Posted at 12:13 PM

March 13, 2006

Event - Jurassic Park

Wednesday, March 15
Jurassic Park (1993)

Evolution Film Series
Respondents: Sheila Murphy, Screen Arts and Cultures, University of Michigan, and Jeffrey A. Wilson, Museum of Paleontology and Geological Sciences, University of Michigan
7 pm, Natural Sciences Auditorium
Kraus Natural Sciences Building, 830 North University Ave., Ann Arbor
Discussion following

Posted at 12:33 PM

February 20, 2006

Event - What About God?

Wednesday, February 22
What About God? (2001)

Final episode of the PBS series, “Evolution”
Evolution Film Series
Respondent: Susan King, Life Sciences and Society Program, University of Michigan
7 pm, Natural Sciences Auditorium
Kraus Natural Sciences Building, 830 North University Ave.
Discussion following

Of all species, we alone attempt to explain who we are and how we came to be. This final episode in the PBS series on Evolution explores the struggle between science and religion. Through the personal stories of students and teachers, it offers the view that they are not incompatible.

Posted at 12:11 PM

February 13, 2006

Event - Inherit the Wind

Wednesday, February 15
Inherit the Wind
(1960)
Evolution Film Series
Respondent: Bruce W. Frier, Classics and Law, University of Michigan
7 pm, Natural Sciences Auditorium
Kraus Natural Sciences Building, 830 North University Ave., Ann Arbor
Discussion following

Posted at 12:20 PM