Tom Nicholson's work featured in Emmy-nominated miniseries


Contributed by Melissa Gattine

Fabric of the Cosmos,  a four-part series for Nova aired by PBS, has been nominated for a News & Documentary Emmy. Tom Nicholson worked on episode two of the four-part series. 

Nicholson, an associate professor in the Department of Media Arts, Sciences and Studies,  shot video and time-lapse photography for the episode “The Illusion of Time.” The series was nominated in the “Outstanding Science and Technology Programming” category.

Nicholson also appears in the episode as a gas station attendant with host Brian Greene in a scene explaining Einstein’s special theory of relativity.  You can watch the episode here.

Winners of the News & Documentary Emmy Awards will be presented on Monday, October 1.