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Why did Hank Pym choose Scott Lang?

Hank Pym had a job that required a very specific set of skills that aren't very common. He needed someone skilled at breaking in to things. Someone who knew how to get around without being noticed. ...
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Why didn't Ant-Man become relatively weaker as he grew?

This is a hold over from the comics: It will likely be pseudo-science and/or hand-waved explained in the sequel "Ant-Man and the Wasp". The comic logic is that Pym Particles allow you to change your ...
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Why did Hank Pym choose Scott Lang?

Scott is not a crook, he is a vigilante. This is important, because despite being expendable he needed to be trustworthy. Hank Pym is giving him access to some of the most valuable technology on the ...
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Why was there a cameo of Garret Morris in Ant-Man?

Garret Morris portrayed the Ant Man in an SNL skit during its 2nd season back in 1979 called "Superhero Party".
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How could Ant-Man become so small?

There is a lot of empty space in atoms. The structure of an atom is somewhat similar to the structure of our solar system. In this picture, an the atom is on the top, and the solar system is on the ...
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Why did Hank Pym choose Scott Lang?

Scott Lang was the perfect candidate to be Ant-Man. Hank Pym had done his research on Scott and found out that Scott was not only a brilliant thief, but also highly skilled in electronics. He also ...
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How could Ant-Man become so small?

No, it's not an exaggeration. Ant-Man (Scott Lang) shrinking powers can go way bellow the atomic size: Scott Lang can also shrink to sub-microscopic size, and thereby enter the countless "...
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Why did Hank Pym say he created the formula that altered atomic relative distance only 20 years prior?

I would assume that Hank didn't yet trust Scott enough to tell him priority information. Remember that Scott was trying to make a clean streak and if Scott was to go to the authorities, they might get ...
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How could Ant-Man become so small?

Ant-Man can go beyond reducing the space in atoms, he can go subatomic level which Hank Pym suggested him not to go: Hank Pym: Do not screw with the regulator. If that regulator is compromised ...
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Why didn't Ant-Man become relatively weaker as he grew?

The truth is Marvel simply over looked the science. The reason ant man is so strong while tiny is because the Pym particle can change the amount of space between atoms but not mass. This causes ant ...
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