Tag: science

  • I still love Interstellar

    Christopher Nolan’s 2014 space epic seems custom-tailored for me. I’m a sucker for its core elements: parental conflict (and resolution. Space exploration). Mind-bending science. Terrific music. Interstellar also serves up some controversial ideas about Love. Some reviewers faulted the movie for these threads, which they thought clashed with the “hard” science fiction backdrop. Not me; […]

  • The fine line between archaeology and grave-robbing

    The fine line between archaeology and grave-robbing

    How many years have to pass until it’s okay to dig up someone’s remains and pick them apart?