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Physics: The Physics of Interstellar

Resources for researching the physics of the film Interstellar

Gravitational Time Dilation

Time Dilation (5:03)

Why do 7 years pass on Earth for every hour spent on the water planet orbiting Gargantua? How does Murph wind up older than her father? Why does Paul Rudd never seem to age? (OK, that last one has nothing to do with Interstellar, but we have our suspicions that they’re related…)

Time Dilation - Einstein's Theory Of Relativity Explained! (8:14)

Deeper Dives

Relativity: how people get time dilation wrong (Fermilab) (11:04)

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