The Real Science Behind The X-Files: Microbes, Meteorites and Mutants

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Gum Spring Library
Meeting Room A - Gum Spring

Event Details

What made The X-Files distinctive was its roots in actual science. Virologist Anne Simon will discuss the guidance she provided for the show on topics such as viruses, cloning, "junk" DNA, nanotechnology, endosymbionts, and other strange phenomena that have challenged the intellect and threatened the lives and sanity of America's favorite agents. For Grade 9-adult.
Event Type(s): Science/Math
Age Group(s): Adult, High School
Presenter: Anne Simon