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Star Wars - Where Science Meets Imagination

by Boston Museum Of Science

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Published by National Geographic .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Films, cinema,
  • Science fiction,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Science Fiction Films,
  • Science,
  • Star Wars films,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • General,
  • Science / General,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Miscellanea

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnthony Daniels (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7805173M
    ISBN 100792241835
    ISBN 109780792241836

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Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination Paperback – Septem by Boston Museum Of Science (Author), Anthony Daniels (Introduction) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $/5(3). Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination, presented by Bose Corporation®, was developed by the Museum of Science, Boston and Lucasfilm Ltd. Star Wars objects in this exhibition are on loan from the Lucas Cultural Arts Museum.

This exhibition was made possible through the cooperation of Lucasfilm Ltd and is based upon work supported by a grant from the National Science. For almost thirty years, the words "Star Wars" have summoned images of spaceships, super-weapons, and futuristic visions of all kinds.

But George Lucas's immensely popular, vividly imagined blockbusters of life in "a galaxy far, far away" have often anticipated real-life technology right here on Earth--and this fascinating, visually irresistible book probes the amazing.

Just saying the words Star Wars evokes Star Wars - Where Science Meets Imagination book of whooshing light sabers, Luke Skywalker's landspeeder racing above the sand, and epic battles between the forces of good and evil that take place in the farthest reaches of space.

Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination explores how George Lucas's incredible use of science and technology may have presaged-and at 5/5(1). For almost thirty years, the words "Star Wars" have summoned images of spaceships, super-weapons, and futuristic visions of all kinds.

But George Lucas's immensely popular, vividly imagined blockbusters of life in "a galaxy far, far away" have often anticipated real-life technology right here on Earth—and this fascinating, visually irresistible book probes the amazing inte/5.

Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination is a traveling exhibit created by the Museum of Science, Boston, featuring props and costumes used in the Star Wars films, but focusing primarily on the science behind George Lucas' fantasy worlds.

The Museum of Science, Boston owns a model Naboo N-1 starfighter, and an R2-D2 suit used in the creation of the films; these. Just saying the words Star Wars evokes images of whooshing light sabers, Luke Skywalker's landspeeder racing above the sand, and epic battles between the forces of good and evil that take place in the farthest reaches of Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination explores how George Lucas's incredible use of science and technology may /5(3).

For the first time in Australia, Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination takes you on a completely new journey through the Star Wars universe. See over 80 models, props and costumes from all six Star Wars films and discover the real world technologies that are rapidly making the Star Wars fantasy a reality.

Could cars one day hover above ground and. "Published in association with Lucasbooks and the Museum of Science, Boston." Published on the occasion of the exhibition Star wars: where science meets imagination held at the Boston Museum of Science Includes index Foreword / Ed Rodley -- Introduction / Anthony Daniels (C-3PO) -- Part 1: Getting around.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 2. From robotics to lightspeed, the Star Wars films are known for their creative presentation of possible future innovations.

The exhibit Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination, coming October 19 to The Tech in San Jose, California, explores the technologies of a galaxy far, far away, looking at the real science behind them and the research that might someday bring Star Wars.

Notability. Unless reliable, significant, independent coverage of the book, distinct from the traveling exhibit, can be referenced, this should be merged to a subsection of Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination, as proposed in July, The Notability guidelines for books should prevail over any arguments of easier categorizationAnimalparty--()12 June.

What we needed was Star Wars.” The Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination companion book allows for even greater examination than the exhibit itself, with experts in various fields contributing essays to fully explore the similarities and digressions between Star Wars and the present. The book, Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination (National Geographic Books, October$30), is available at The Museum Store and wherever books are.

Get this from a library. Star wars: where science meets imagination. [Ed Rodley; Boston Museum of Science.;] -- Presents an illustrated examination of the impact of the film "Star Wars" on the culture of technological advancement, providing information on the how the future develop in two key areas.

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stroll by foot. Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination I had the pleasure of soliciting the authors for this companion book to the Museum of Science’s exhibition of the same name, editing the essays and contributing a couple of pieces myself.

Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination AFTERSCHOOL/SKILL BUILDING Almost every child remembers the first time Luke Skywalker activated his lightsaber: the brilliant, fluorescent glow and the powerful humming noise. Last weekend, we had the opportunity to troop the Orlando Science Center for the opening of the Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination exhibit.

square foot exhibit showcases props, costumes and other tech related to all six of the Star Wars ped by the Museum of Science, Boston alongside Lucasfilm LTD., the goal is to teach visitors about the Star Wars. Star Wars - Where Science Meets Imagination by Boston Museum Of Science ISBN ISBN Hardcover; Washington: National Geographic, October 4, ; ISBN   The exhibition, “Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination” is a wonderful chance to see original models, costumes, and props from the movies as well as an opportunity to better understand the science behind what we see on-screen.

I expect to spend a many hours feeling like an awestruck nine-year-old again."Published in association with Lucasbooks and the Museum of Science, Boston." Published on the occasion of the exhibition Star wars: where science meets imagination held at the Boston Museum of Science.

Includes index. Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; .