Things get small — really small — in this week’s episode of " Cosmos ," which tackles the unseen universe at the atomic scale, from the teeming ecosystem inside a single dewdrop and the intricate machinery inside a plant’s cells, to the subatomic particle more
The theme of this week's episode of Cosmos is illumination, both literal and metaphorical. Carl Sagan famously called science a "candle in the dark," illuminating the human mind with the knowledge imparted by evidence-based reasoning.
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The universe, they say, isn't just stranger than we imagine. It's stranger than we can imagine. After three episodes focused on matters solar and mundane, from the evolution of life to the orbital dynamics of comets in our little flat circle of spacetime, more
Science geeks whipped themselves into a veritable frenzy of anticipation over the weekend for the premiere of " Cosmos ," the much-touted reboot of the classic series created by astronomer Carl Sagan in the 1970s. Read More...
"Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" is one of the most interesting, accessible and beautiful pieces of scientific television to appear in decades -- basically since the original "Cosmos" with Carl Sagan. Revived by host (and astronomer) Neil deGrasse Tyson, Set more
'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' hopes to inspire future scientists and improve scientific literacy. And yes, Seth MacFarlane is a key supporter.
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'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey,' enthusiastically and expertly hosted by Neil deGrasse Tyson, premieres Sunday on Fox networks. It's a sweeping, smart exploration, a celebration of scientific inquiry.
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Fascinating look at science in primetime as Seth MacFarlane helps re-imagine Carl Sagan's famous series, this time with rock star scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson as the host. But will godless science play in this country?