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Kip Thorne

Kip Thorne was born on June 1, 1940 in Logan, Utah, USA. He is known for his work on A Brief History of Time (1991), The Astronomers (1991) and Hawking (2013). He has been married to Carolee Joyce Winstein since July 7, 1984. He was previously married to Linda Jean Peterson. See full bio »
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 2014 Interstellar (executive producer) (post-production)
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 1991 A Brief History of Time (Documentary) (archive photographs)
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 2013 Hawking (Documentary)
Himself (as Professor Kip Thorne)
 2010 Beyond the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman (TV Series documentary)
- Is Time Travel Possible? (2010) ... Himself
 2008 Naked Science (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Cal Tech
- Monster Black Holes (2008) ... Himself - Cal Tech
 2006 Nova (TV Series documentary)
- Monster of the Milky Way (2006) ... Himself
 1996 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
- The Time Lords (1996) ... Himself
 1991 A Brief History of Time (Documentary)
Himself - Research Scientist at Cambridge
 1991 The Astronomers (TV Series documentary)

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Other Works:

'Systems with Small Dissipation' by V.B. Braginsky, V.P. Mitrofanov, and V.I. Panov; edited by Kip S. Thorne and Cynthia Eller. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1985. See more »

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Professor Kip Thorne

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Became a full tenured professor at the California Institute of Technology in 1970, and holds the position of Feynman Professor of Theoretical Physics at Caltech (1991 - present). See more »

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