Sonic Sea is a 60-minute documentary about the impact of industrial and military ocean noise on whales and other marine life. It tells the story of a former US Navy officer who solved a tragic mystery and changed forever the way we understand our impact on the ocean. The film is narrated by Rachel McAdams and features Sting, in addition to the renowned ocean experts Dr. Sylvia Earle, Dr. Paul Spong, Dr. Christopher Clark and Jean-Michel Cousteau. Sonic Sea was produced by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and Imaginary Forces in association with the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and Diamond Docs. You can see a trailer here.
5:20 p.m. in CMU's McConomy Auditorium (in the University Center, near the parking garage on Forbes Avenue). After the film, join us in Lower Frick Park for a campfire under the stars hosted by the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy (7-9p). The film screening is co-sponsored by the CMU Explorers' Club and Sustainable Earth.