30 Sep '15, 6pm

Interactive Video: Andy Weir Talks Mars, The Martian, and The Movie

In this interactive interview, author Andy Weir talked to IEEE Spectrum Senior Editor Stephen Cass about his book The Martian and movie adaptation that's now hitting screens world wide. Weir (with the help of his cat, Demi) discusses how he used real science and technology to drive the plot of novel, how the movie adaptation reflects how he imagined his characters, just why potatoes are so important, and more. For more from the Weir,

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Andy Weir on The Martian, Mars, and the Movie

spectrum.ieee.org 02 Oct '15, 5pm

Andy Weir, author of the recently adapted book The Martian , talks with IEEE Spectrum Senior Editor Stephen Cass about the...

The Martian: Andy Weir Explains What He Got Right and Wrong

The Martian: Andy Weir Explains What He Got Rig...

spectrum.ieee.org 30 Sep '15, 5pm

It was based on real space suits. I would always start with the science and work forward to the plot. That’s how, for exam...

At Last, the Great Martian Movie

At Last, the Great Martian Movie

spectrum.ieee.org 30 Sep '15, 6pm

With the release on 2 October of The Martian , the century-long affair has finally been consummated. The swashbuckling, bi...

The completely amazing country which doubles as...

cntraveller.com 30 Sep '15, 9pm

Classes at Petra Kitchen, in the gateway town of Wadi Musa, are based on home cooking. Working as a group alongside a Jord...

Imagining Our Martian Future #Robotics #AI

Imagining Our Martian Future #Robotics #AI

spectrum.ieee.org 30 Sep '15, 5pm

Tomorrow’s Space Suit: Personal “Gravity Pack” Comes Standard Compact gyroscopes could help astronauts live and work in sp...

The Mars Generation Suits Up

The Mars Generation Suits Up

spectrum.ieee.org 30 Sep '15, 5pm

Photo: Final Fontier Design Flying Fashion: Testing Final Frontier Design’s 3G Mark III space suit. Whenever Hollywood sta...

Mars Filmleri: Mars Movies: The Good, the Bad, ...

spectrum.ieee.org 02 Oct '15, 9pm

Hollywood and the planet Mars have had a long and complicated relationship. Tinseltown fell early and hard for the Red Pla...

2013 World Long Drive Champion Tim Burke talks ...

golfchannel.com 30 Sep '15, 11pm

2013 World Long Drive Champion Tim Burke talks about winning the title. Watch Morning Drive on Golf Channel.