Prof. James Giordano, PhD, is Vice President for Academic Programs and Director of the Center for Neurotechnology Studies at the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies. On April 4, he was an invited speaker at a special event sponsored by the National Academy of Science's Science and Entertainment Exchange, "A Night of Total Destruction," at the Directors' Guild in Los Angeles (left). Prof. Giordano and other experts treated an audience of filmmakers to a look at the science behind various man-made and natural disasters, with Prof. Giordano's talk focusing on neuroweapons and neurotechnology. The mission of the NAS Exchange program is to promote the accurate representation of science in entertainment media. Click here to read more about the event.