Home » Nonfiction » Jeanne Cavelos » The Science of Star Wars

December 25 , 2008

The Science of Star Wars

An Astrophysicist's Independent Examination of Space Travel, Aliens, Planets, and Robots as Portrayed in the Star Wars Films and Books


Could the science fiction of Star Wars be the actual science of tomorrow?

Download AZW

Read also

The Indelible Silverstreek

"The Indelible Silverstreek" is the latest short story collection from author F. Flobo Boyce. From fantasy, to noir, to adventure, the collection contains entries from a myriad of genres. Including:"The Indelible Silverstreek" - Genius Eli St. Rose becomes a local Los Angeles celebrity when he develops special propulsion boots, dubbed "SkyGear",…

-How close are we to creating robots that look and act like R2-D2 and C-3PO?
-Can we access a "force" with our minds to move objects and communicate telepathically with each other?
-How might spaceships like the Millennium Falcon make the exhilarating jump into hyperspace?
-What kind of environment could spawn a Wookiee?
-Could a single blast from the Death Star destroy an entire planet?
-Could light sabers possibly be built, and if so, how would they work?
-Do Star Wars aliens look like "real" aliens might?
-What would living on a desert planet like Tatooine be like?
-Why does Darth Vader require an artificial respirator?

Discover the answers to these and many other fascinating questions of physics, astronomy, biology and more, as a noted scientist and Star Wars enthusiast explores The Science of Star Wars.

How to download book

Buy this book

You can buy this book now only for $14.39. This is the lowest price for this book.

Buy book

Download book free

If you want to download this book for free, please register, approve your account and get one book for free.


After that you may download book «The Science of Star Wars»:

Download DOCX:


Download TXT: