"This absorbing documentary leads to some unexpected twists and turns and comedic hand wringing." The New York Times
"This adventuresome spin on breakthrough science should wow 'em!" - Variety
"I thought cosmologists just did people's make-up." - Stephen Colbert interviewing Mark Devlin on The Colbert Report http://bit.ly/aNsUy6
2008 Official Selection at Hot Docs Winner Best Documentary at Vedere La Scienza Official Selection at Sheffield Doc/Fest
BLAST! is a spectacular story of space exploration. Astrophysicists journey across 5 continents to Antarctica, where they struggle to launch a revolutionary telescope on a NASA balloon. Their dream is to look back in time, revealing a hidden Universe, providing clues to the Evolution of Everything. Their adventure reveals the surprising real life of scientists.