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Models of Time Travel: a comparative study using films

Micklethwait, Guy Roland

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This research identifies the way the science of time travel is presented to the public through the medium of feature films, and discovers if this can be used to construct a comprehensive set of models about time travel and its consequences. There is no universally accepted understanding of what constitutes the nature of time. Even though the fundamental laws of physics do not prohibit time travel, scientists and philosophers do not agree about what would happen if backwards time travel ever...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012-11-13
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/9486

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