IMAX Filmmakers Nudge Scientists Beyo...

IMAX Filmmakers Nudge Scientists Beyond Their Expertise

There are 6 comments on the www.sciencentral.com story from Nov 6, 2008, titled IMAX Filmmakers Nudge Scientists Beyond Their Expertise. In it, www.sciencentral.com reports that:

Physics is fun - or at least it is for physicists. But to make it fun enough for a big budget IMAX film, Hollywood moviemakers had to talk some scientists into pushing the limits of their own expertise.

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Eliene

Huntington, NY

#1 Nov 6, 2008
How do they know what it looks like at that level? DO colors mean anything at a nanoscale.
Adrian in Tacoma

Tacoma, WA

#2 Nov 6, 2008
There's a treasure chest of things to look at on a pocket protector via electron microscope, fiber structure tends to suggest polyester and plaid...wink
truthist

Missouri City, TX

#3 Nov 6, 2008
The funny thing is that the guy is a ChemE. The film is about molecules. Where's the physics? Where are the physicists?

Beware this is an anti-physicist plot!

(To lower the self-esteem of the physicists)
Adrian in Tacoma

Tacoma, WA

#4 Nov 7, 2008
truthist wrote:
The funny thing is that the guy is a ChemE. The film is about molecules. Where's the physics? Where are the physicists?
Beware this is an anti-physicist plot!
(To lower the self-esteem of the physicists)
Gots to be careful, you might upset Michio - they like to huff Febreeze, still head'n out to hang with Squatch on saturday eve...
JourneyJerker

Appleton, WI

#5 Nov 10, 2008
If it has humor, it beats the hell out of Sponge-Bob.
Eliene

East Brunswick, NJ

#6 Nov 19, 2008
I have seen the film. It is cute.

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