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Friday Jul 18 | TV Technology

IBC Keynote: Professor Brian Cox

IBC has announced that Professor Brian Cox, world-renowned physicist and multiple award-winning broadcaster, is to speak at IBC2014.


Related Topix: Physics, Science, Entertainment, Television

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Does 'Cosmos' declare or does God declare the heavens

There is a resurgence of the 1980 TV series " Cosmos " that was made popular by the late Carl Sagan.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Animated TV, Family Guy, Comedy, Seth MacFarlane, Astronomy, Science

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Daily Kos

This week in science: dust in the cosmic wind

There's a lot of propaganda passed off as science, endless parades of pseudoscience, and just plain bad science on TV.


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Digit Magazine

Brian Cox to step into's shoes with IBC keynote

It's witnessed pay his digital dues, but now the IBC Conference is to welcome physics professor, TV host and pop star, Brian Cox Recognised for his hit TV series discovering and explaining the wonders of life and the universe, the multiple award-winning broadcaster is to take part in the IBC Conference keynote session Television's ... (more)


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Mother Jones

"Cosmos" Just Got Nominated for 12 Emmys

It was a truly groundbreaking moment in television. Educationally driven science content was once anathema on primetime television, but earlier this year, Seth Macfarlane, Neil deGrasse Tyson and company set out to prove that wrong with Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey , a remake of the classic Carl Sagan-hosted show from 1980.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards

The Washington Post

Why Carl Sagan refused to call himself an atheist

Every so often I get an email out of the blue about two sentences in a story published in The Post in 1996.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, US Politics, US News

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Phoenix New Times

How 'Cosmos,' Carl Sagan and Space Influenced Yellow Ostrich

In the video for Yellow Ostrich's "Mary," a young girl dashes through woods, then trips and falls in slow motion.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Mon Jun 30, 2014

DVD Verdict

Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

If you look at popular culture from Frankenstein on, we've inherited an image of the scientist as cold, dispassionate, unable to invest in human affairs.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Physics, Science

Fri Jun 27, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

This "Odyssey" might blow your mind or just make you think

Best extra: A commentary on "Standing Up in the Milky Way." It's the first episode of the 13-episode resurrected series, with executive producer/writer/director Ann Druyan , executive producer Mitchell Cannold, executive producer/director Brannon Braga, co-executive producer Jason Clark and consulting animation producer Kara Vallow.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Deseret News

Defending the Faith: Diverging lessons from a 'Pale Blue Dot'

Two very different men caught glimpses of the Earth as it appears from space, and they drew two very different messages from what they saw.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Astronomy, Science, Science / Technology, NASA, Psychology