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Hopkins students may know secret behind 'Game of Thrones'
Hopkins students may know secret behind 'Game of Thrones'

When a passion for "Game of Thrones" meets up with the kind of inquisitive mind it takes to be a physics grad student at a school like Johns Hopkins University, what you get is the "circumbinary" hypothesis of weird weather seasons in Westeros. Don't mock it unless you have a better explanation as to how "summer can last for decade, winter for a generation" in the fictional world of "Thrones." I love the kind of intellectual fun these JHU students are having with the the series. And why couldn't it all be taking place on a planet orbiting two stars? Is that any stranger than the possibility that the celebrated hospital drama "St....

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