The Science of "Star Wars"

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Registration for The Science of "Star Wars"

For Star Wars and science enthusiasts. No age restriction.

Join Fermilab for a night celebrating the science behind Star Wars, and featuring a screening of the decade-in-the-making fan film Star Wars: Forgotten Realm, written and directed by Fermilab's Darren Crawford. This event will include talks on the physics of Star Wars and a Q&A with the makers of the fan film, which stars many Fermilab employees and was partially filmed on site. Note: Forgotten Realm is an unofficial fan film that is not intended for commercial use and does not derive any revenue or profit. This fan film is not connected in any way to Lucasfilm Ltd. or the Walt Disney Company.

This event is free. Please register to reserve a seat. Those with registrations will be seated first. Cast and crew members do not have to register.

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For questions, contact Andre Salles.