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Great Scott!! The “Movie Scientist Blogathon” is Back!

Originally posted on Christina Wehner:
The “Movie Scientist Blogathon: The Good, the Mad, the Lonely” is back for 2017! I am so excited to be co-hosting this event with Ruth at Silver Screenings. The blogathon is about movie scientists. The good scientists, the mad scientists, and the lonely scientists. The idea originated from a discussion between…

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#MovieScientist Blogathon Day 3 Recap – The Lonely

Today’s #MovieScientist posts look at the lonely, often isolated nature of scientific work. The movies below examine movie scientists who work alone, or as part of a small, secluded team. Participants: Thank you for your research, observations and hard work over these past three days. We were so impressed by your selection of films and… Continue reading #MovieScientist Blogathon Day 3 Recap – The Lonely

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Movie Scientist Blogathon Day 2 Recap – The Mad

Originally posted on Christina Wehner:
Yesterday, Good Scientists had their day in the sun – today the Mad Scientists come out from the shadows! And what a marvelous assemblage of Madness. The Love Pirate draws lessons of both caution and hope in Tony Stark the Mad Scientist – Avengers: Age of Ultron Speakeasy shows how Frankenstein Must Die takes the…

Adventure · Science Fiction

Cornelius, Zira & Questionnable Science

The original Planet of the Apes (1968) is a cheesy, but creepy, head trip. Now, before we go any further, we (as in, yours truly) adore the original Planet of the Apes franchise and, even though it is a sci-fi cheese fest, it can do no wrong in our eyes. Who cares about the dated soundtrack and cast-off Flintstones… Continue reading Cornelius, Zira & Questionnable Science

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#MovieScientist Blogathon Starts Friday!

The biggest movie scientist blogging bash of the year starts this Friday! We can’t wait to read your observations of – and musings on – the portrayal of scientists in film. The blogathon runs this weekend, February 19th, 20th and 21st. Remember, each day will be dedicated to a different subset of movie scientists: Friday the… Continue reading #MovieScientist Blogathon Starts Friday!