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'Interstellar' in IMAX: Christopher Nolan's Lessons on Space Film-making (Exclusive)
Christopher Nolan with an IMAX camera
November 12th, 2014
To make the stunning visuals of 'Interstellar' in IMAX, director Christopher Nolan sought inspiration from real-life IMAX space documentaries. See him talk with IMAX space documentary filmmaker Toni Myers here.
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The AstroCritic: An Astronaut's Take on 'Interstellar' (Op-Ed)
A theatrical poster for the 2014 film "Interstellar" shows the spaceship Endurance flying through a wormhole.
November 7th, 2014
The emotions of "Interstellar" ring true to those who've been in space, says AstroCritic and former ISS commander Leroy Chiao.
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'Interstellar' Director, Actors Inspired by Space Exploration History
McConaughey Holds Lunar Module Model
November 10th, 2014
On screen, director Christopher Nolan's film 'Interstellar' takes audiences on a futuristic journey across space and time. Behind the scenes, it was real space history rather than science-based fiction that inspired Nolan to make the film.
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'Interstellar' Actors Sought Space Tips from Real NASA Astronaut
McConaughey and Hathaway in 'Interstellar'
November 7th, 2014
The cast who play astronauts in Christopher Nolan's new science fiction film "Interstellar" learned how about life in microgravity from a real space traveler. Retired NASA astronaut Marsha Ivins offered tips to Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway.
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'Astronaut Wives Club' Begins Filming for 2015 Launch on ABC
'The Astronaut Wives Club'
October 13th, 2014
The first meeting of 'The Astronaut Wives Club' — the made-for-TV-version, that is — has convened in New Orleans. Filming has begun on the 10-episode ABC series, which tells the real story of the women who stood beside the United States' first spacemen.
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How NASA Could Help Humanity Make 'Interstellar' a Reality
Interstellar still
November 10th, 2014
Should we ever find ourselves facing a real-life "Interstellar" dilemma, NASA might be able to help. The space agency has several ongoing and planned missions to scan the cosmos for Earth-like worlds outside the solar system.
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How Planets Get Multiple Suns Like 'Star Wars'' Tatooine
planets forming in a double star system
October 29th, 2014
A planet may be forming in a star system with more than one sun, making it sort of like an early Tatooine, the fictional home world of Luke Skywalker in "Star Wars," new research shows.
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