Added by Sarv Kreindler--Creative Planet Network, 03/04/14 06:03:19 PM
Part of the reason Large Hadron Collider documentary Particle Fever has been garnering acclaim is because the physics take a backseat to the compelling story of the scientists trying to achieve great heights.
Executive producer and theoretical physicist David Kaplan tells Wired, "We wanted to focus on the characters, on the humans, that are going through this drama and introduce the physics as a necessary part of the narrative itself. That way, I think, when you do hear the physics, you hear it and you remember it at a deeper level because it’s in the context of an emotional story, as opposed to simply a lecture.”
Read the full story here and watch a clip below.