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Science on the Screen: ‘Wargames’

March 3 @ 6:00 pm

- $10 - $18

Gamers, dont miss this chance to peek behind the scenes! Science on the Screen creatively pairs cutting-edge science presented by leading science and technology experts with classic science fiction films. The series reveals the science of everyday living, explores where science and art connect, and inspires students to explore the fields of science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). Dive in to the real-life impact of gaming with game developer Jane McGonigal, author of Reality is Broken and the creator of SuperBetter, a game that has helped nearly half a million players tackle real-life health and wellness challenges. She explains the technology of video game development behind the 1983 classic WarGames (PG) starring Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy.

Aimed at middle school and high school students.

Details

Date:
March 3
Time:
6:00 pm
Cost:
$10 - $18
Website:
https://www.jccsf.org/arts-ideas/sos-wargames/

Venue

Jewish Community Center
3200 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94118 USA
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Phone:
(415)292-1200
Website:
http://jccsf.org/arts-ideas/lectures/science-technology/