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Best tv show ever.
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Stop iiiiiiit.


COSMOS: A Spacetime Odyssey Trailer (Part 3/6)


"In its travels through the Milky Way, our sun is accompanied not only by its planets, but also by a trillion distant comets"
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Nobody knows how life got started. Most of the evidence from that time was destroyed by impact and erosion.


Screens from Cosmos : a Spacetime Odyssey


“Artificial selection turned the wolf into the shepherd, and the wild grasses into wheat and corn. In fact, almost every plant and animal that we eat today was bred from a wild, less edible ancestor. If artificial selection can work such profound changes in only ten or fifteen thousand years, what can natural selection do operating over billions of years? The answer is all the beauty and diversity of life.”
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Neil deGrasse Tyson is not impressed with all your sexism.

Edit: This post made it to the Science tag! As a science aficionado, this of course makes me happy.

So lots of people have reblogged pointing out the irony that I didn’t even include the names of the scientists in my original post. This is mostly true. I did include their names on my post, but that was only in the tag section, and even then it was for my own reference purposes. Had I known this was going to be reblogged like mad and added to an educational category I, would have at least included links to their respective biographies and stuff, instead of only just my glib commentary.*

But that is what the edit feature is for, I suppose. SO HERE ARE SOME LINKS:


* Not that I will ever regret writing glib commentary about Neil deGrasse Tyson throwing some serious shade at the past.


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