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Mr. Spock and Dr. Strangelove

Biologist Vincent Pieribone traces how scientists have been portrayed on screen – from Dr. Strangelove to Independence Day. Pieribone thinks that Hollywood's most dangerous fantasy about "mad scientists" is that scientists have any power at all.

Arts, Culture & Media

Mr. Spock and Dr. Strangelove

Samantha Hunt describes the turning point in Tesla's life when he began acting like a mad scientist, almost taking a page from the movies. And biologist Vincent Pieribone thinks that Hollywood's most dangerous fantasy about ?mad scientists? is that scientists have any power at all.

Arts, Culture & Media

Mr. Spock and Dr. Strangelove

Samantha Hunt describes the turning point in Tesla's life when he began acting like a mad scientist, almost taking a page from the movies. And biologist Vincent Pieribone thinks that Hollywood's most dangerous fantasy about ?mad scientists? is that scientists have any power at all.

Arts, Culture & Media

Mr. Spock and Dr. Strangelove

Biologist Vincent Pieribone traces how scientists have been portrayed on screen – from Dr. Strangelove to Independence Day. Pieribone thinks that Hollywood's most dangerous fantasy about "mad scientists" is that scientists have any power at all.