Writers House News
- Created on 19 January 2011
- Alex Biese | Metromix.com
Rutgers-made 'Atlantic Crossing' helps kick off fest
There's great work being done on both sides of the camera at Rutgers University, film fans will discover this weekend.
- Created on 14 January 2011
- Anthony Stoeckert | Centraljersey.com
DENA Seidel is a documentary filmmaker who wants to do more than educate viewers about science. She wants to tell a compelling story and show scientists as people, not as a bunch of lab coat-wearing geniuses.
Today we continue our guest blog series with the Zimmerli Art Museum focusing on their current Water exhibit. We hope you enjoy hearing the story of Scarlet, an amazing robot performing valuable research and how it helped bring together the Oceanography and English departments at Rutgers University for an extended partnership. READ BLOG
Screening Details: October 17, 2-5PM,
1125 N. McCadden Place
Hollywood CA 90038
October 12, 2010 (MMD Newswire) -- Visionary oceanographer Scott Glenn leads a team of world-renowned ocean scientists as they race against time to launch the first transatlantic autonomous underwater robot.
Destined for Spain, the 8-foot bright yellow robot named RU27, or "Scarlet," is launched off the coast of New Jersey into the immense Atlantic Ocean. Throughout her journey, data collected by Scarlet is fed into oceanographic navigation and forecasting models.