Though it's not as popular a trope as traveling back in time or moving at super speed, stopping time is a well-worn tradition in science fiction. The Marvel superhero Dr. Strange can do it, Flash Man from Mega Man 2 can do it, and Hiro Nakamura from the early 2000s TV show "Heroes" can do it. But what would happen if you stopped time in real life? It turns out that the real-world effects wouldn't be all that practical — but they sure are a fun way to learn about physics.
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Written by Ashley Hamer September 6, 2018
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