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The Science of Marvel: Kyle Hill on the Science Behind Superheroes

In celebration of the new Captain Marvel and the upcoming Avengers: Endgame film, 88Nine Labs presented by Northwestern Mutual is proud to present "The Science of Marvel: Kyle Hill on the Science of Superheroes.

Have you ever wonder how Captain Marvel can survive in space, or understand the thermodynamics of Spider-Man?

Come see Marquette alum, Science Editor and 'Because Science' host Kyle Hill use real-world math and science concepts to solve, measure, and make sense of some of your favorite Marvel comic and movie superheroes.

Where: Milwaukee Public Library’s Centennial Hall+
733 North 8th Street Milwaukee, WI

About Kyle Hill

Kyle Hill is a science communicator based in Los Angeles, California. He received his bachelors of science in civil and environmental engineering from Marquette University in 2011, and his masters of arts in science communication from the same university in 2013.

His work has been published in WIRED, Popular Science, Slate and The Boston Globe, he has appeared as an expert on Fox News, Al Jazeera America, BBC World Service, and Huffington Post Live, held writing positions at Scientific American and Discover Magazine, and has worked as a TV host/expert for Science Channel (MythBusters: The Search, How to Build Everything), Netflix (Bill Nye Saves the World), and Al Jazeera America (TechKnow).

Kyle is currently the Science Editor of, the host of the popular YouTube science show Because Science, and in 2013 was named one of the top science communicators to follow by WIRED magazine.

Earlier Event: April 2
Conversations with Scientists
Later Event: April 4