In "Contact," Jodie Foster travels through one. So does Matthew McConaughey in "Interstellar," Spock in the 2009 "Star Trek" film, and pretty much everybody in "Stargate." Wormholes are ridiculously popular in science fiction, but are they science fact? No one actually knows. There are powerful theories that predict them, but if they do exist, many scientific hurdles stand in the way to riding the wormhole express. That doesn't mean we can't imagine what it might be like!
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Written by Ashley Hamer September 8, 2017
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