Legendary deep-sea explorer Sylvia Earle—one of the first women admitted to the real Explorers Club—takes the stage to share stories of her groundbreaking expeditions, following a Manhattan Theatre Club production of “The Explorers Club,” a madcap comedy by Tony-nominated playwright Nell Benjamin. The brave and boisterous cast, directed by Marc Bruni, features Brian Avers, Max Baker, Steven Boyer, Arnie Burton, Carson Elrod, David Furr, John McMartin, Lorenzo Pisoni, and Jennifer... MORE
.@SylviaEarle joins @MTC_NYC The Explorers Club to tell #WSF13 about her radical expeditions. http://t.co/4H9xlj3aGk http://t.co/XRvS99COe3
.@sundancefest winner @vosfilm shows how science can help conflict zones. Screens 5/31. #WSF13 http://t.co/1aDQs2F9eK http://t.co/DTOqqhA8Q2
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After 17 years underground, cicadas throughout the Northeast are emerging in time for the 2013 World Science Festival to sing, mate and die. Amid a buzzing, whirring chorus, we examine the extraordinary mating rituals of these and other six-legged creatures to find out what their songs are saying,... MORE
Science grapples with some of the most abstract of ideas. Making these concepts relevant and engaging to a broad audience is a significant and vital cultural challenge. Can science be translated into accessible language without compromising its content? What role should the narrative of scientific... MORE
What if we could peer into a brain and see guilt or innocence? Brain scanning technology is trying to break its way into the courtroom, but can we—and should we—determine criminal fate based on high-tech images of the brain? Join a distinguished group of neuroscientists and legal experts who... MORE
Join us for a screening of Valley of Saints, winner of the 2012 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation feature film prize at Sundance. Set on beautiful Dal Lake in the troubled region of Kashmir, Valley of Saints tells the moving story of a restless young boatman and his budding relationship with an alluring... MORE