Stephen Hawking faces Paul Rudd in epic chess match (feat. Keanu Reeves)





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Published on Jan 27, 2016

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Caltech's Institute for Quantum Information and Matter (http://bit.ly/IQIMCaltech) in association with Trouper Productions (http://bit.ly/TrouperProductions) brings you a chess match for the ages: Paul Rudd vs. Stephen Hawking in a game of Quantum Chess, narrated by Keanu Reeves.

The game is real and the stakes are high as the future of humanity hangs in the balance. Can Paul Rudd beat Stephen Hawking, one of the greatest minds of our generation, in a game of chess that will determine the future of humanity? Most likely not. Unless...

Quantum Chess Developer: Chris Cantwell and Broken Circle Studios (http://brokencirclestudios.com)
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Director: Alex Winter
Producers: Devorah DeVries (Trouper Productions) and Spyridon Michalakis (Caltech)
Associate Producer: Damir Omic
Director of Photography: Joe DeSalvo
Graphics: Jonathan Pope
Script: Jose M. Gonzalez
Story: Gorjan Alagic, Chris Cantwell, Jose M. Gonzalez and Spyridon Michalakis
Editor: Chris Catanach (Stitch Studios)

Ant-Man footage courtesy of Disney and Marvel Studios.

Funding provided by the National Science Foundation.


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