Dr. Tyson’s imagination wanders from Enceladus, a moon of Saturn, to the Cambrian explosion.
After 2000, some textbooks were corrected, but in many cases the corrections were minor and the books continued to perpetuate the misrepresentations.
It is possible that there is no surviving evidence anywhere on Earth of our planet’s first life.
Many scientists and professors who are outside boutique origin-of- life circles have been led astray by researchers’ claims and the subsequent press.
How does life emerge from that which is not alive? This mystery exercises a peculiar fascination, with the power to elicit remarkable feats of imagination.