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Let Neil deGrasse Tyson Help You Decide Whether You Should See "Interstellar"

This movie is no Gravity my friends.

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Pro: FUCK YEAH SCIENTISTS

In #Interstellar: All leading characters, including McConaughey, Hathaway, Chastain, & Caine play a scientist or engineer.

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In #Interstellar: All leading characters, including McConaughey, Hathaway, Chastain, & Caine play a scientist or engineer.

10:18 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Pro: FUCK YEAH MATRIARCHY OF SCIENCE

In #Interstellar: Of the leading characters (all of whom are scientists or engineers) half are women. Just an FYI.

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In #Interstellar: Of the leading characters (all of whom are scientists or engineers) half are women. Just an FYI.

10:46 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Pro: Cuteass friendly robot hattip.

In #Interstellar: There’s a robot named KIPP. One of the Executive Producers, a physicist, is named Kip. I’m just saying.

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In #Interstellar: There’s a robot named KIPP. One of the Executive Producers, a physicist, is named Kip. I’m just saying.

10:20 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Pro: Einstein ain't mad about it.

In #Interstellar: Experience Einstein’s Relativity of Time as no other feature film has shown.

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In #Interstellar: Experience Einstein’s Relativity of Time as no other feature film has shown.

10:27 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Pro: No seriously though.

In #Interstellar: Experience Einstein's Curvature of Space as no other feature film has shown.

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In #Interstellar: Experience Einstein's Curvature of Space as no other feature film has shown.

10:28 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Pro: McConaughey unfettered.

In #Interstellar: The producers knew exactly how, why, & when you𠆝 achieve zero-G in space.

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In #Interstellar: The producers knew exactly how, why, & when you

Con: Nature disaster porn.

In #Interstellar: You observe great Tidal Waves from great Tidal Forces, of magnitude that orbiting a Black Hole might create

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In #Interstellar: You observe great Tidal Waves from great Tidal Forces, of magnitude that orbiting a Black Hole might create

10:35 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Con: NAH

In #Interstellar: You enter a 3-Dimensional portal in space. Yes, you can fall in from any direction. Yes, it’s a Worm Hole.

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In #Interstellar: You enter a 3-Dimensional portal in space. Yes, you can fall in from any direction. Yes, it’s a Worm Hole.

10:36 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Con: HELL NAH

In #Interstellar: They explore a planet near a Black Hole. Personally, I𠆝 stay as far the hell away from BlackHoles as I can

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In #Interstellar: They explore a planet near a Black Hole. Personally, I

Pro: *Highway to the Dangerzone plays*

In #Interstellar: They reprise the matched-rotation docking maneuver from "2001: A Space Odyssey," but they spin 100x faster.

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In #Interstellar: They reprise the matched-rotation docking maneuver from "2001: A Space Odyssey," but they spin 100x faster.

10:42 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Con: I can see this at the McDonalds outside the theater.

In #Interstellar: On another planet, around another star, in another part of the galaxy, two guys get into a fist fight.

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In #Interstellar: On another planet, around another star, in another part of the galaxy, two guys get into a fist fight.

10:48 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Pro: *the more you know*

In #Interstellar, if you didn’t understand the physics, try Kip Thorne’s highly readable Bbook “The Science of Interstellar"

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In #Interstellar, if you didn’t understand the physics, try Kip Thorne’s highly readable Bbook “The Science of Interstellar"

10:55 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Con: *the more infographics tumblr can make*

In #Interstellar, if you didn’t understand the plot, there is no published book to help you.

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In #Interstellar, if you didn’t understand the plot, there is no published book to help you.

10:55 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

So what do you think?

REMINDER: Never look to me for opinions on new films. All I do is highlight the science one might or might not find in them.

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REMINDER: Never look to me for opinions on new films. All I do is highlight the science one might or might not find in them.

10:58 PM - 09 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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