17-25 June 2017
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This past event was part of LCO Week 2014. Take a look at our 2017 Events to see what's in store for Oxford Green Week 2017.

Film screening – The City Dark

The City Dark is a documentary about light pollution and the disappearing night sky. Exploring the threat of killer asteroids in Hawai’i, tracking hatching turtles along the Florida coast, and rescuing injured birds on Chicago streets, the film unravels the myriad implications of a globe glittering with lights—including increased breast cancer rates from exposure to light at night, and a generation of children without a glimpse of the universe above. Featuring stunning astrophotography and a cast of eclectic scientists, philosophers, historians, and lighting designers, The City Dark is the definitive story of light pollution and the disappearing stars.

The film will be followed by a lively discussion around our own city and its relationship to the environment around it. How does Oxford shape our interactions with nature, and what is the future of the city, both locally and globally?

Event Information:

Date/Time: Wed 18th June - 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm Add to Calendar
Cost: FREE
Website: http://thecitydark.com
How to Book: No need to book
Contact: peter.lefort@resourcefutures.co.uk
Target Audience: All welcome

Location
Upstairs at Turl Street Kitchen

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