Neil DeGrasse Tyson Gives Us What We Really Want: Real Science

In the first two episodes of the reboot of Cosmos Astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson has done an excellent job laying down the basics of time, space, and how life developed on Earth. Because Cosmos is a show about science, Tyson clearly explains in the same engaging way Carl Sagan did almost thirty years ago that…

Kentucky GOP: “Darwin made it up!”

Oh, those whacky Republicans!  And this time, it's the Republicans in Kentucky who've pegged the needle on my “Weird-Shit-O-Meter” this week.  Sit on back in that chair of yours and prepare to be entertained by the hilarious antics and bizarre-o statements of these folks. According to an article written by Linda B. Blackford of the…