Friday, April 20, 2012

Brilliance Lost: Ignorance is NOT Bliss

Neil deGrasse Tyson gives a very interesting talk. To me, he really rips it up.

Short version:

By watching this one, you get the gist of his point. But, you might miss a lot of important context worth hearing. And what is the main point? We have a lot to lose when we displace the drive for discovery with blissful ignorance.

Full version:

You get to see Tyson really build up his case against the real harm that comes from embracing Intelligent Design as a real part of science.