How Kids Can See the Value of Scientific Thought This Weekend

November 6, 2014 7:58 PM

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Interstellar may take place in a galaxy far, far away, but it's no Star Wars. Big Hero 6 may be about a group of superheroes, but they're not The Avengers. And, that's a good thing, at least for the future of the real world.

As much as moviegoers love sci-fi fantasies, the fantasy often trumps science. Audiences mostly go to movies for sheer entertainment, so taking us away to lands where Sith Lords or billionaire vigilantes stir things up is a welcome accompaniment to popcorn and Junior Mints. But, inspiration may also...

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