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Did “Cosmos” Pick the Wrong Hero?

As I suspected, there’s consternation about Cosmos’s highlighting of Giordano Bruno, and not all of it is coming from religious apologists. In Cosmos, Tyson does carefully say that Bruno was not a scientist, and instead describes that picture of infinite … Continue reading

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Cosmos is a winner

I have to say I enjoyed it. There’s some grousing online about all the glitz, but it should be remembered what the target audience is here, people who aren’t necessarily science literate yet. ¬†You also have to remember that the … Continue reading

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