In 1957 physicist Hugh Everett suggested the that the universe splits into different futures each time a subatomic particle goes one way as opposed to the other.
Multiverse cosmologists look out on a bright future, freed from the demands of evidence.
Just as humans are merely one accidentally evolved animal among many, our universe is simply one accidentally evolved universe among many.
Every month, we hear of a planet or moon capable of supporting hype.
In this wilderness of unknowns, how do we decide what’s modern science and what’s modern folklore?