Cosmos blurs the distinction between three meanings of evolution. Are you surprised?
A primary purpose behind the Cosmos series was to cast a rival faith, Christianity, in a bad light, as “anti-science.”
“Back a long time ago, everyone thought the world was square. And this guy, he said it was round? So they burned him.”
Putting Dr. Tyson in the same context as a pastor with a compelling sermon tells you something about Tyson’s mission.
Students, parents, and teachers will find a useful counterpoint in this lively viewers’ guide, due out October 21.