Documentary Film: Racing Extinction
|Date/Time:||Tuesday, 01 Mar 2016 at 8:00 pm|
|Location:||Sun Room, Memorial Union|
|Channel:||ISU Lecture Series|
|Categories:||Diversity Lectures Live Green Student activities|
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The film, which aired in December on the Discovery Channel, takes up the man-made causes behind what biologists call the sixth mass extinction - the spate of plant and animal losses that threatens to eradicate up to half of all living species on Earth within this century. Psyihoyos is known for using innovative, high-tech gadgets to covertly document used the tragic slaughter of dolphins in Japan for his film The Cove.
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