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Blick on Flicks

Blick on Flicks - Jacob Clark BlickenstaffThe latest (and final) Blick on Flicks: The End of Something: Blick on Flicks Looks Back

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We all love watching movies. But we also love science. And sometimes the two don't mix!

To help us sort the good science from the bad in movies and other visual media, Jacob Clark Blickenstaff, PhD, provides expert commentary, pointing out where the physics is stretched, the chemistry fudged, or the biology twisted on behalf of the story—without losing sight of the fact that movies are meant to entertain.

Jacob helps turn "bad science" into teachable science for middle level and high school students.

Blick on Flicks was a regular column in NSTA Reports. Here is a handy list of previously published reviews:

Jacob Clark Blickenstaff is a Learning Designer with AVID based in Seattle, Washington. He can be reached at

Background track: Ghostly-delay remix by Timbre of Erokia's Freesound #425081.

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