11 December 2019
CERN
Europe/Zurich timezone
There is a live webcast for this event.

Screening of the historical documentary The Decision. Edoardo Amaldi and Science without Borders,

11 Dec 2019, 16:40
1h 15m
500/1-001 - Main Auditorium (CERN)

500/1-001 - Main Auditorium

CERN

400
Show room on map

Speaker

Paola Catapano (CERN)

Description

Screening of the historical documentary The Decision. Edoardo Amaldi and Science without Borders, English version of the Italian film La Scelta, by E. Agapito and Adele La Rana.

On the 30th anniversary of Edoardo Amaldi’s death, the film tells the story of the life and works of one of the most relevant scientific figures of the 20th century, from his commitment to the creation of CERN and ESA and the reconstruction of European physics to his contributions to the search of gravitational waves. The film will be introduced by Nobel Laureate Barry Barish, who is writing a biography of Amaldi with film screen writer and physics historian Adele La Rana

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