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Planet Earth - Deserts

While many believe that all deserts are similar expanses of dry land, a lack of rainwater is perhaps the only thing that unifies these diverse habitats. With incredible aerial and time-lapse footage, see how animals have learned to survive without the most precious resource of all.

A BBC/Discovery Channel/NHK co-production in association with the CBC.

Annelise Thompson, a graduate student in chemistry and chemical engineering at Caltech, will introduce the film and guide the post-screening discussion. More information.

Location: Beckman Auditorium Caltech

Audience: General public, middle and high school students, families

Format: Film and discussion

RSVP: Required

Cost: $10

Earlier Event: December 16
Public Star Party
Later Event: December 27
Sunset Walk & Talk