2014 Kavli Foundation Science in Fiction Video Contest

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Students from around the world were challenged to research the real science and technology behind their favorite science fiction movies, video games, and tv shows.

They submitted their findings in the form of :30- :90 videos to the 3rd Kavli Science Video Contest.

The contest is sponsored by the Kavli Foundation and is open to students in grades 6-12 worldwide.

Top video entries in the contest will receive cash awards and prizes, and winners will be honored in an awards show at the USA Science & Engineering Festival Expo on Saturday April 26, to be hosted by Tommy McFly and science advisors to the tv shows "Breaking Bad", "House", and "Big Bang Theory".

See the top 15 entries below. To vote for People's Choice, click on the YouTube button in the player, to watch on YouTube, and click "like" for your favorite. People's Choice Vote runs until April 15.


Rosie Jetson


Is Time Travel Possible?


Science Behind Frozen


Holograms Projecting into Reality


Universal Translator


Video Challenge NEXT



Auto Pilot self driving cars


Up Up and Away


The A-Z of Zombies


Space Travel, Fact and Fiction


Superluminal Communication


Love and Intelligence


Holographic Hopes


Warp Drive


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