When Galaxies Collide!

Felicia Day: don't fear the Andromeda!

Some time back I wrote a post on the reporting of astronomy and how it is frequently couched in violent or aggressive tones.  The brilliant folks at IRrelevant Astronomy have fired their own salvo at this trend (see how easy it is to make astronomy violent?) with a great mockumentary on the making of an education film: “When Galaxies Collide”. You tell them, Felicia!  Also starring Buffy Henshaw and Sean Astin (as an audiobook).

Here’s the video: