Articles (Movie)

Godzilla between Fact and Fiction
(Fact and Myth)

Godzilla movies are one of the most famous and successful movies in the history of cinema; yet, fans wonder if the story could actually be true.

A Big Screen Reveal of Big Heroes: The Imitation Game
(The People of Science: Scientists and Inventors)

Many scientists exerted extensive efforts to benefit people by their research and inventions; yet, not many know their stories.

Interstellar: A Journey into Knowledge
(Astronomy and Space Sciences)

Although Interstellar is a science-fiction movie, it does not depart from reality entirely; it introduces people to Theoretical Physics.


A Cultural Dis-ease
(Health and the Human Body)

Several diseases have became common themes in media as they touch people directly, either positively or negatively!


The Science behind Scenography
(Science and Art)

We live within worlds of stories, and we use stories to shape these worlds. 

Stephen Hawking: A Legacy of Hope
(Education)

A disease as grave as ALS could have broken any spirit; however, some people’s strength and determination are stronger than any disease; Stephen Hawking is one of those towering figures.

The Science Behind Up!
(Science and Art)

Look up in the sky! It is not a bird! It is not a plane! It is not even a superhero! It is a flying house!


Turning the Mind Inside Out
(Behavioral Sciences)

There are emotions we have all shared: joy, fear, anger, disgust, and sadness. Ever wonder where all those emotions really live?



The Fifth Element on the Big Screen
(Science and Art)

The mysterious powers and connotations of the elements inspired screen writers and directors to create a number of remarkable works, one of which is Luc Besson’s 1997 production “The Fifth Element”.


Language and Society
(Behavioral Sciences)

Most of us know the hilarious Egyptian play or the American musical, My Fair Lady; based on Shaw’s masterpiece, Pygmalion, which displays the connection between language and society.


Split
(Behavioral Sciences)

Mental illness is a rich source for movie plots; when your brain no longer follows your commands, could be a nightmare sprung to life!


The Croods
(Earth Sciences)

If you are bored and would like to take a journey with your kids into an amazing fantasy world, I would advise you to watch The Croods. 


Movie Review: A Beautiful Mind
(Behavioral Sciences)

Inspired by a true story about the extraordinary life of the Noble prize winner John Nash.


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