THIS EVENT IS IN THE PAST!
Tornado Thursday At Reuben H. Fleet Center
Above: Promotional graphic for the "Tornado Alley" IMAX® film.
Visit the Fleet Science Center for a special screening of the newly released IMAX® film "Tornado Alley" with a special presentation by the films’ storm-chasing meteorologist, Dr. Karen Kosiba at 5 p.m. & 7 p.m. on March 24, 2011.
Dr. Kosiba participated in the largest tornado field project in history and serves as Senior Research Meteorologist at the Center for Severe Weather Research. At Tornado Thursday, earn about the 16,000-pound armored Tornado Intercept Vehicle that carried the IMAX camera and its storm chasing crew into gale force winds and torrential rains as it captured footage of the birth of a tornado and the most comprehensive weather data ever collected.