Martian Science Fiction Film Inspires New Scientists

October 16, 2015 02:38 AM
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"The Martian" is a film about a marooned astronaut who uses science, wit and courage to survive in a very hostile environment. The movie is making hundreds of millions of dollars and has gotten some good reviews. Some scientists also say the film has the potential to inspire as well entertain. VOA's Michael Lipin has the story.