The Science of 'Ant-Man'


The 2015 movie "Ant-Man" continues a long Hollywood tradition of miniaturization sci-fi, but how much real science is there in this tale of tiny superheroes and lovable ants? Join Robert and Christian as they shrink down to the film's level and discuss physics, the quantum realm and the fantastic world of ant biology.

The Science of 'Ant-Man'

Image Caption: Ant-Man runs with the ants. (Marvel Studios)

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Topics in this Podcast: Physics, comics, christian sager, science fiction, movies