The State of Things
3:13 pm
Thu January 30, 2014

The Science Of Superheroes

Professor Suveen Mathaudhu and playwright, comic book creator Howard Craft talk about the science of superheroes

When comic book authors set out to construct their superheros, how do they factor in the believability of those characters’ powers?  And no matter how fantastic those powers may be, what is the importance of a good story in comic books?  Suveen Mathaudhu is a professor at NC State who studies the science of superheroes.  Host Frank Stasio talks with Mathaudhu and comic book creator Howard Craft.

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