SFI Omidyar Fellow Eric Libby Presents ‘Alien’ Dec. 17

Eric Libby

SFI News:

The popular Science On Screen series continues Dec. 17 in Santa Fe with SFI Omidyar Fellow Eric Libby presenting Alien.

“In space, no one can hear you scream.” Ridley Scott’s unbeatable 1979 sci-fi horror classic follows a spacecraft invaded by a maleficent creature bent on relentless parasitic reproduction. SFI Omidyar Postdoctoral Fellow Eric Libby, a biologist with a fascination with how cells mutate and evolve into new organisms, delivers the context.

The show begins at 7 p.m. at the Center for Contemporary Arts (CCA), 1050 Old Pecos Trail, in Santa Fe. Advance tickets are recommended. For tickets and prices, call the CCA Box Office at 505.982.1338.

Click here to view the online event listing.

The Science On Screen series is a collaboration between SFI and the Center for Contemporary Arts (CCA) in Santa Fe. During each showing, an SFI scientist presents a favorite film, offering personal perspectives and insights from the world of science. It’s an idea-rich spin on the movies.

The Santa Fe Institute is a nonprofit research center located in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Its scientists collaborate across disciplines to understand the complex systems that underlie critical questions for science and humanity. The Institute is supported by philanthropic individuals and foundations, forward-thinking partner companies, and government science agencies

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