Hollyweird Science: From Quantum Quirks to the Multiverse (Science and Fiction)

Hollyweird Science: From Quantum Quirks to the Multiverse (Science and Fiction) #2020

Hollyweird Science From Quantum Quirks to the Multiverse Science and Fiction Lighthearted quirky and upbeat this book explores the portrayal of science and technology on both the big and little screen and how Hollywood is actually doing a better job of getting it right than
  • Title: Hollyweird Science: From Quantum Quirks to the Multiverse (Science and Fiction)
  • Author: Kevin R. Grazier Stephen Cass
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 189
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Lighthearted, quirky, and upbeat, this book explores the portrayal of science and technology on both the big and little screen and how Hollywood is actually doing a better job of getting it right than ever before Grounded in the real word, and often cutting edge, science and technology that inspires fictional science, the authors survey Hollywood depictions of topics sLighthearted, quirky, and upbeat, this book explores the portrayal of science and technology on both the big and little screen and how Hollywood is actually doing a better job of getting it right than ever before Grounded in the real word, and often cutting edge, science and technology that inspires fictional science, the authors survey Hollywood depictions of topics such as quantum mechanics, parallel universes, and alien worlds Including material from interviews with over two dozen writers, producers, and directors of acclaimed science themed productions as well as scientists, science fiction authors, and science advisors Hollyweird Science examines screen science fiction from the sometimes conflicting vantage points of storytellers, researchers, and viewers Including a foreword by Eureka co creator and executive producer Jaime Paglia, and an afterword by astronomer and science fiction author Michael Brotherton, Ph.D this book is accessible to all readers from the layperson to the armchair expert to the professional scientist, and will delight all of them equally.
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    When reading this book I was reminded of the H G Wells horror SF novel, The Island of Dr Moreau, which features heavily in the TV science fiction show Orphan Black far impressive than most of the shows mentioned in the book This is because, like the human animals in Wells story, Hollyweird Science is neither one thing nor another It s as if two entirely different books have been merged, and the result is quite disconcerting.The first few chapters are a reasonably intense, media studies type exp [...]

    If you want to write science fiction, set a romance novel on a distant planet, or just want to learn a little bit about science, this book is a must read There are numerous comparisons between how closely the worlds depicted in some of the best science fiction movies and television series compare to what can actually exist as predicted by science There are examples of mathematical calculations kept to separate boxes for those afraid of math that clearly explain what can and cannot exist.As a wri [...]

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