“Scientists do love a good story,” says Keas. “Turns out there are plenty of stories we shouldn’t believe.”
Brahe, a 16th-century Danish astronomer, sat on his astronomical research for years, rather than sharing it with Johannes Kepler, his assistant.
From May 22-31, the Center for Science & Culture is running a film festival. Today we feature a video hosted by historian of science Michael Keas.
There were 16 different talks, ranging from the history of science and faith to more technical topics like systems biology and design triangulation.
The announced title was something like “Big Evolution and Little Evolution: The History of the Difference.”