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    University of Scranton
  Jan 21, 2018
Undergraduate Catalog 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NSCI 105 - Science in the Cinema

3 cr.
Many modern movies use science and technology as a backdrop. Consider Back to the Future, Star Wars, Jurassic Park, Outbreak, The Core, The Day After Tomorrow and Flubber. The media often forms the popular understanding of science and technology. Tools to differentiate between science fact and science fiction are provided.