Monday on Lubbock's First News, James Nesmith, aministrative manager of the Science Spectrum, described the D-Day documentary that will be shown at the Science Spectrum.

"D-Day: Normandy 1944" will open in the OMNI theater in the Science Spectrum on Friday, May 2. The documentary commemorates the 70th anniversary of the June 6, 1944, which marks the invasion of Normandy, France by Allied operations in WWII. Narrated by Tom Brokaw, the film will give a historic overview of the events surrounding the invasion. Nesmith said, "D-Day is one of those events that has shaped  human history in the last 100 years more than any other event. It's one of those things that we really need to take time to stop and pause and think about how... this event changed the course of history."

The Science Spectrum will be partnering with the Silent Wings Museum, who will have a two-day recognition event on June 6 and 7.

Get more on happenings at the Science Spectrum at www.sciencespectrum.org.

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