SciFri Live: Science Movie Quiz
You may know science, but how well do you know movie science? In this live recording from Caltech’s Beckman Auditorium, Ira talks to physicist Sean Carroll about working as a science consultant on set. Then he challenges scientists from Caltech and the Jet Propulsion Lab to battle it out in a quiz of movie science trivia. Think you can beat our expert contestants?
Sean Carroll is a cosmologist and physics professor specializing in dark energy and general relativity. He is a research professor in the Department of Physics at the California Institute of Technology. His latest book is The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself. (Dutton, 2016) He’s based in Los Angeles, California.