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Operation Deep Sea: Shedding Light in the Darkness

Friday, February 10, 2012
10:00am to 11:00am
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Beckman Auditorium
  • Public Event

Presented By: Caltech Committee on Institute Programs

This documentary reveals the latest developments in deep sea science, exploring the still largely unknown abysses of the ocean and its essential impact on our environment and climate.  In a world of dwindling resources and a changing climate, we need to know more about the depths of the element that makes this planet a blue one.  A Marco Polo Film A.G.  

This stunning high-definition movie will serve as the springboard for a lively discussion about the science behind the beauty and wonder of nature.

Jeff Marlow, a graduate student in Geological and Planetary Sciences at Caltech, will introduce the film and guide the post-screening discussion.

Recommended for ages 8 and up.


This is a special one-hour school-day performance. For more field trip opportunities, or to make reservations, please call Mary Herrera at (626) 395-6059 or email at [email protected].


Season Sponsor: Caltech Employees Federal Credit Union
Series Sponsor:

Blaine and Lynda Fetter
Connie Wei-Luen Kao Memorial Fund
Ralph and Shirley Shapiro
The Friends of Beckman Auditorium

For more information, please phone (626) 395-4652 or email [email protected].
$5 (unreserved seating)