'Cosmos' vs Creationism

Cosmos: A Personal Voyage first aired on PBS in 1980. The thirteen part series inspired a generation of children and reeducated the public about science, as well as the universe and our place in it. The host, Carl Sagan, became the American face of popular science and remains one of the most beloved and recognizable scientists of our time....more

Oh my stars! Contemplating the size of the universe

In order to keep up with my son's interests, I've had to increase my understanding of the universe by several billion degrees. http://tzt.blogspot.com/2007/08/oh-my-stars-ordinary-woman-tries-to.html As I post this, I am struck by the fact that there doesn't seem to be a science topic at BlogHer. Does it just fall under technology and research? ...more

There are quite a few posts from our Research, Academia & Education Contributing Editor, Leslie ...more