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A series of talks about science in movies, books, and games.

Power (Or Lack Thereof) in a Zombie Apocalypse

A scared-looking electrical outlet wearing a city skyline as a hat. There is a zombie coming toward the city.

Power (Or Lack Thereof) in a Zombie Apocalypse


Title: Power (Or Lack Thereof) in a Zombie Apocalypse

Speakers: Scott Benson, LES Manager, Resource & Transmission Planning, and Marc Shkolnick, Manager Energy Services

When: November 6, 7:00pm

Location: Love Library South 221 (Peterson Room)

Description: Join us as we review how Hollywood sometimes depicts energy generation and usage in a post-apocalyptic world. How does our electric grid operate today, and how would that change in a zombie apocalypse? Would your lights be among the first to go out if we were overrun by the living dead?


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