The 100 best sci-fi movies: scientists, S-Z

Leading sci-fi experts, filmmakers, science fiction writers, film critics and scientists pick the best sci-fi movies ever made

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Dr Seth Shostak

Seth Shostak is senior astronomer at the SETI Institute in California, which means he’ll be the first to know when the aliens get in touch.

Professor Sophie Scott

Sophie Scott is deputy director of the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience at University College London.

Steve M Hudziak

Steve M Hudziak is the Nanotechnology Laboratory Manager at University College London, which may mean he’s from the future.

Professor Steve Weinberg

Steve Weinberg is one of the world’s leading theoretical physicists. He won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1979.