Ort was also the first to correctly estimate the distance between the Sun from the center of our galaxy. That’s a big deal, finding out where we are in the Milky Way.
(Source: alwaysmoneyinthebnanastand, via neil-degrasse-tyson)
this guy is systematically undoing the world
(Source: mythaelogy, via neil-degrasse-tyson)
"It’s progress I think, that science has joined philosophy metaphysics & religion as subjects drunk people argue about in bars."
- via @neiltyson (via fyeahneildegrassetyson)