Wed. 9/30 - Interstellar's descriptions of Blackholes and the reality of our species need to move into space, and How the Universe Works: The 1st Second
Today's Learning Targets...
We discussed the film "Interstellar" (2014) and its connections to Big History. Stay tuned for possible "Extra Credit" opportunities related to this and other films.
Here is director Christopher Nolan and Physicist (Blackhole expert) Kip Thorne discussing the science of the film (there is a longer better one from the Science Channel but I couldn't find it on YouTube)...also lots of videos pointing out the weaknesses of the science in the film.
HW: Read/analyse/examine the article "What does Dark Energy Mean For the Fate of the Universe". Take 3/4 pg. of Cornell Notes and use the rest of the page to summarize your learning. Include the following...
Mr. Joe "Bags" Baginski
The Techie and Sci-Fi Guru of MSHS Big History