Sci-Fi Movies have Taught us a Bunch of Lies about Space

Watching sci-fi movies is a regular occurrence for most geeks. I bet you didn’t know that those sci-fi movie shave been lying to you about space. The video debunks everything from asteroid fields to inertia so check it out.

Watch the video from BuzzFeed to learn what other lies sci-fi movies have perpetuated over the years.


Here is a listing of the movies featured in the video:

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Moonraker
  • Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country
  • Mission to Mars
  • Spaceballs
  • Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
  • Event Horizon
  • Gravity
  • Starship Troopers
  • Galaxy Quest
  • Armageddon
  • Doomsday Machine

Are there other lies that sci-fi movies have told that the video missed? Let us know in the comment section.

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