Executive producer and theoretical physicist Kip Thorne presents a journey through the otherworldly science behind Christopher Nolan’s multiaward-winning movie Interstellar.
The Academy Award-winning film Interstellar, from acclaimed filmmaker Christopher Nolan, takes us on a fantastic voyage far beyond our solar system. Yet in The Science of Interstellar, Kip Thorne, the physicist who assisted Nolan on the scientific aspects of Interstellar,
shows us that the movie’s jaw-dropping events and stunning,
never-before-attempted visuals are grounded in real science.
shares his experiences working as the science adviser on the film and
then moves on to the science itself. In chapters on wormholes, black
holes, interstellar travel, and much more, Thorne’s scientific
insights—many of them triggered during the actual scripting and shooting
of Interstellar—describe the physical laws that govern our universe and the truly astounding phenomena that those laws make possible. Download and start listening now!