Climate Science Center Presents Climate Cinema

“The Martian” will be the first film presented in the series.

The Martian

WHAT: The Texas Tech University Climate Science Center presents “The Martian” as part of its Climate Cinema series.

WHEN: 7 p.m. Tuesday (Sept. 19)

WHERE: Alamo Drafthouse, 120 West Loop 289, Lubbock

EVENTS: The Texas Tech University Climate Science Center presents its Climate Cinema series featuring films dealing with issues related to climate change.

The first presentation will be the film, “The Martian” starting Matt Damon, who is stranded on Mars and tries to find a way to signal to Earth that he is still alive.

Tickets for the film are $5 and a discussion of the film will follow immediately afterward. For more information or to purchase tickets online, got to the Climate Cinema website.

CONTACT: Valerie Gardner, intern, Climate Science Center, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-1828 or

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Climate Science Center


The Climate Science Center (CSC) at Texas Tech University conducts interdisciplinary research to address the interactive effects of climate variability across the full array of landscapes within the South Central U.S. We provide the science, tools, and information to link current conditions with regional climate projections, and examine the real-world decision making and planning that can be used to best anticipate, monitor, and adapt to this projected climate change.