World-renowned mathematician, astronomer, and inspiration to countless generations of current and future scientists, Stephen Hawking, has died at the age of 76. The family released a statement early Wednesday morning sharing the incredibly sad news. BREAKING: Professor Stephen Hawking has died, a spokesperson for his family says. Professor Hawking died peacefully at his home in […]Read More
Tag Archives: Neil deGrasse Tyson
The flat Earth conspiracy seems to have gained a lot of attention over the past few years. Celebrities, athletes, and laypeople using the beacon of logic and philosophical discussion – Facebook – have somehow managed to garner an ever-increasing amount of interest and attention as of late. Our favorite astrophysicist, Neil deGrasse Tyson, is no […]Read More
Rejoice, Cosmos fans! It was announced today that the Carl Sagan documentary series, Cosmos, has been approved for a second season by Fox. The show is now hosted by our favorite astrophysicist, Neil deGrasse Tyson. The new season of the show will be called Cosmos: Possible Worlds. The Verge reported: The networks made the announcement […]Read More
By Dan Broadbent | February 19, 2017 | Category Science!
Fake ‘March for Science’ pages are stealing money from the actual March. By now, you’re undoubtedly are aware that there will be a March for Science in Washington, DC on April 22nd, 2017, on Earth Day. This is an exerpt from their official website: The March for Science is a celebration of our passion for […]Read More
By Dan Broadbent | August 6, 2015 | Category Human Rights
Tim Wise: Internet Bully [wpdevart_like_box profile_id=”skepticismandscience” connections=”show” width=”400″ height=”215″ header=”large” cover_photo=”show” locale=”en_US”] I made a group called The Science Enthusiasts initially as a “writer’s group” for the page to help with content for the page. While the group is quite large now, at the time of the original post, it only had a few hundred […]Read More