, author of The Science of Marvel
and faculty member at Queens College City University of New York and CEO of Thwacke
Consulting, a science consulting firm for the entertainment sector.
And by the way, Alvarado can Shrink ANTS!!
With a decade of consulting for various intellectual properties, he will share approaches to communicate science in various forms of media ranging from television, film, and video games. He will share strategies that creatives can use in carrying out their research and how to get the most out an"expert" in the field. More specifically, he will discuss designing plausibility in "hard" sci-fi by crafting fiction within the gaps of scientific zeitgeist.