Star Wars: Le mythe et la science is a limited edition French book that was published in February, 2012 by Mondadori France, with the approval of Lucasfilm Ltd. It was sold as a collector supplement to the 1133rd issue of the monthly magazine Science & Vie and to the 296th issue of its spinoff for teenagers, Science & Vie Junior. That 62-page book is a compilation of analytical articles pertaining to certain scientific aspects of the Star Wars universe, a behind-the-scenes look at the movies' special effects and a comparison between the saga and several founding myths of humanity.[1]


  • Thirty Years of Saga (French: 30 ans de saga)
  • The Force is in the Myth (French: La Force est dans le mythe)
  • The Retro Side of the Saga (French: Le côté rétro de la saga)
  • Questions of Science (French: Questions de science)
  • Special Effects (French: Effets spéciaux)
  • Bloopers (French: Bêtisier)


Notes and referencesEdit

  1. Supplément Star Wars avec Science & Vie. Star Wars Holonet. Retrieved on April 13, 2013.