Obsessed and Scientific
This fascinating short documentary explores the real-life theories behind the science of time travel. Traveling through time is a concept that is so highly intriguing that there a subculture of people that are obsessed with the very possibility. But what do we really know about time travel and how much is based on scientific fact?
In this documentary, we meet some unique characters in order to answer that question.
We meet Michio Kaku, world-renowned theoretical physicist and author of the book Hyperspace. We are then introduced to Rob Niosi, a hobbyist building his own full-scale home replica of H.G. Wells’ time machine. Finally, we speak with Larry Haber, an entertainment lawyer representing the family of John Titor, an alleged time traveler from the year 2036.
Do these people know something about the world that the rest of us don’t?
Obsessed and Scientific is a quirky look at the intersection of science-fact and science-fiction when it comes to time travel.