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WoWT Podcast Episode 046: Why Ad Astra Is The Breakup Letter To Space Exploration

Released Friday, 4th October 2019
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Science fiction movies are one of the primary ways people learn about space exploration and get inspired to help build humanity's future. This is why a movie which treats it as a complete waste, doesn't even pretend to be scientifically plausible, and paints those who are passionate to solve deep existential mysteries as insane and homicidally psychotic obsessives isn't just a disservice to the genre, it's a disservice to its viewers. And this is why we're going to tackle its flaws, both scientific and creative.