City Lights: Atlanta Science Festival; ‘DeKalb Elementary’; And More

The Atlanta Science Festival launches March 9 with an event featuring a number of robots doing everything from music to stand-up comedy.
The Atlanta Science Festival launches March 9 with an event featuring a number of robots doing everything from music to stand-up comedy.
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Thursday on “City Lights with Lois Reitzes”:

  • 1:11: Lois Reitzes speaks with Georgia Tech robotics professor Gil Weinberg and Atlanta Science Festival co-founder Jordan Rose about this year’s festival and Dr. Weinberg’s work in robotics.
  • 21:22: Producer Myke Johns speaks with director Reed Van Dyk about his Academy Award-nominated short film “Dekalb Elementary,” which is based on the real-life would-be shooting at a school in Decatur in 2013.
  • 36:55: Reitzes talks with BBC Radio Wales’ Roy Noble about St. David’s Day.