Recently, the fantastic website, It’s Okay to Be Smart, put together a YouTube video on “The Science Behind Game of Thrones”. In it they discuss the world created by George R.R. Martian and how it relates to science as we know it on Earth. You can find in the academic theories behind the seasonal changes, Valayrian Steel, how Wildfire works, and who are the historical personas that characters are roughly based on. So, if you have any interest in Game of Thrones or on science, check out the video below and then find out how you can a hold of a copy of any of the 5 Game of Thrones books, either in print, graphic novel form, or eBook.