During the present coronavirus threat we can learn some valuable lessons about model predictions.
Perhaps partly because the world is preoccupied by COVID-19, a lot fewer people so far have seen the new Cosmos.
I was motivated to do this study after two papers were published in 2018 on the difficulty of launching rockets from super-earths.
In principle, the conjoining of the many Rare Earth factors could overwhelm the available probabilistic resources and serve as evidence for Earth’s design.
Tyson insists the Copernican demotion story is redemptive because it saves us from religious ignorance.