During my time as co-chair I've had a couple of ideas of ideas that never saw the light of day for one reason or another. I've collected them here on the off-chance that future CLSPA committee members (or other postdocs) may pursue them. Some of these ideas have been described elsewhere.
Science Film Series
I wanted to focus on films that depicted science as it's actually conducted, as opposed to CSI-style labs with the lights turned off all of the time. The list of films that fit this description is short:
There are a lot of films that have science (not science fiction) as a theme or scientists as principal characters, and these are also interesting in that they don't perpetuate the stereotypes of science and scientists. Most are documentaries.
There are several resources on-line that are devoted to science and film: