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SciPop Talks! Where Science Intersects Pop Culture: Game Theory and Breaking Bad

A series of talks about science in movies, books, and games.

The Princess Bride: "The Wine in Front of You and the Wine in Front of Me..."

In "Breaking Bad," Walter White agonizes over the proper application of a single dose of Ricin, a decision that takes him more than an entire season to make. We thought we'd showcase our favorite "game theoretical" application of poison, the "game of wits" from the 1987 adventure/comedy classic "The Princess Bride."

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