The stars of The Big Bang Theory are two fictional Caltech physicists, but the physics problems they study are real. Bill Prady, the program’s co-creator and executive producer, talks about including real-world science in the script, from dark matter to magnetic monopoles. http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=120613274
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