As a top science journal tells the story, the Galileo myth is relevant only to attack those who challenge the establishment consensus.
The five authors, led by Thomas Y. Lo, cover the range of evidence for intelligent design in under 150 pages.
Despite the significance of Agassiz’s scientific accomplishments, his heavy historical baggage cannot be lightly discarded or ignored.
Dr. Tyson’s imagination wanders from Enceladus, a moon of Saturn, to the Cambrian explosion.
Tyson ends his summary of cosmic history with a soaring narrative focused on earth. It sounds like the exalted prose of the book of Genesis.