How scientifically accurate is this LHC short film?

  • 2 Replies
  • 1400 Views

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

*

Offline undustmich

  • First timers
  • *
  • 2
    • View Profile
I tried to brush up as much as I could on theoretical physics and CERN before making this animated short, but I am just an artist...I know it's not accurate - I would like to build off critique from the science community, please  [;D]

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lDWbAeHTt2w

Glaring problems:

    * The closer one reaches the speed of light, the larger they would get, not smaller...
    * One couldn't survive inside the vacuum/extreme cold inside the LHC
    * No cars are allowed inside the synchotron...only bikes...


All technical problems can be attributed to having only 3 weeks to work, start to finish  [:0]

Thank you!

*

Offline syhprum

  • Neilep Level Member
  • ******
  • 3893
    • View Profile
How scientifically accurate is this LHC short film?
« Reply #1 on: 01/09/2009 20:48:08 »
Hey man that was great fun, did you make it ?
syhprum

*

Offline undustmich

  • First timers
  • *
  • 2
    • View Profile
How scientifically accurate is this LHC short film?
« Reply #2 on: 01/09/2009 21:21:09 »
Yeah, I made it for the CERN multimedia contest (got 2nd place oh well)

I want to make more fun, science info shorts in the future and want to make sure I hone the science to be more accurate :D