Ryan F. Mandelbaum

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Ryan F. Mandelbaum

Former Gizmodo physics writer and founder of Birdmodo, now a science communicator specializing in quantum computing and birds

The Physics of Tenet Is Shaky, but It Still Kicks Arse

The Physics of Tenet Is Shaky, but It Still Kicks Arse

“Don’t try to understand it,” a scientist tells the protagonist of Tenet, as she briefly explains the physics of Christopher Nolan’s $US205 ($271)-million, time-travelling spy thriller. Sure, the physics is often unrealistic and confusing, but it’s fascinating. And with its many Easter eggs, Tenet sets up some nice jumping-off points…