Theoretical physicist Richard Feynman quipped that “science is the belief in the ignorance of experts.”
What if you want to learn about something a little meatier — in fact about the ultimate questions that have troubled human beings from the inception of our species?
In the course, Dr. Meyer covers what he calls the “three discoveries that reveal the mind behind the universe.”
Perhaps partly because the world is preoccupied by COVID-19, a lot fewer people so far have seen the new Cosmos.
At a couple of points in episode 1, Neil deGrasse Tyson employs the “Book of Nature” metaphor, but he never gives its proper historical context. It’s actually a Christian concept.