Science and Pop Fiction

​Over this long Labor Day weekend, I’ve been listening to older episodes of StarTalk Radio hosted by astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. I particularly enjoyed the two-part Cosmic Queries - Science in Pop Fiction.

Ever wonder whether it’s possible to develop stealth technology that will make us invisible like the Invisible Man? What type of solar system would be required to cause the erratic changes of seasons as seen in Game of Thrones? Those questions and many others are answered here in sometimes hilarious ways.

Part One (Displayed also above. Click Skip to move past the ads to the start of the show.)
Part Two