Prof. Ronald L. Mallett is a physicist at the University of Connecticut. And one of his areas of study is time travel.
Which makes him the coolest black genius in America.
Spike Lee announced last month that he’ll co-write and direct a movie based on Mallett’s book “Time Traveler.”
Ronald Mallett was a recent guest on George Noory’s radio show, “Coast to Coast.” He talked about how Spike got interested in his story.
I’ve got a 7½-minute excerpt streaming on my Vox blog. Click here to listen.