interviews

Apr
24
Meet the company designing tech for superheroes and spacecraft

Meet the company designing tech for superheroes and spacecraft

Marvel's go-to visual effects studio has also worked for leading consumer tech firms, automakers, and the aerospace industry.
10 min read
Jan
30
The secret history of The Science of Fiction

The secret history of The Science of Fiction

This week, Substack is spotlighting The Science of Fiction in its weekly “What To Read” series! In an interview, I
2 min read
Dec
12
How The Expanse made realistic space travel more exciting than warp drive

How The Expanse made realistic space travel more exciting than warp drive

Magic happens when scientists are brought into the writers' room.
8 min read
Nov
20
How Star Trek: Discovery brought back the lost Trill language

How Star Trek: Discovery brought back the lost Trill language

Trill hasn't been spoken on Star Trek in over 20 years. Here's how a linguist revived it.
9 min read