The Longest GoodbyeIdo Mizrahy
What if you were isolated from life on Earth for three long years? That is one of the challenges NASA is currently addressing as plans for a manned mission to Mars are in the pipeline. Astronauts will experience extreme isolation during the long journey. Could virtual reality break the isolation? Or an intelligent robot you can talk to? A passionate NASA psychologist explores how astronauts can cope with social isolation and the conflict between following their dream and the need to stay connected to home.
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The brand-new ScienceVille component is the final piece of an evolution of many years within DOCVILLE, linking the general public's interest in science with quality scientific documentaries. As a full-fledged festival-within-a-festival not only documentaries are screened, but there are many surrounding activities: lectures and workshops for the public, children, filmmakers and scientists, live experiments, an exhibition on Artificial Intelligence ánd we present the National Lottery Award for Best Scientific Documentary. DOCVILLE welcomes you to ScienceVille.