Films @ AGU: Making North America

18 December 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Moscone South: Esplanade - Room 300

Event Type:

Film Screening

Ticketing Type:

Open To All

NOVA’s yet-to-be-released three-part PBS television series, Making North America, will tell the story of the forces that shaped our continent from the formation of the North American craton to the waning of the last Ice Age. Get a first look at the new series and hear from the filmmakers and AGU member scientists interviewed for the series.

Panelists:

Kirk Johnson, director, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and host, Making North America

Peter Oxley, producer, Making North America

Joseph Sertich, curator of vertebrate paleontology, Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Emily Wolin, PhD candidate, department of Earth and planetary sciences, Northwestern University

Moderator:

Paula Apsell, NOVA Senior Executive Producer & Director of the WGBH Science Unit

Photography and recording (audio or video) are not allowed at this event.