Old ‘Cosmos’ vs. new ‘Cosmos’: Who’s the king of the universe?
Host and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson walks across the Cosmic Calendar, on which all of time has been compressed into a year-at-a-glance calendar, from the Big Bang to the moment humans first make their appearance on the planet in the all-new "Standing Up in the Milky Way" premiere episode of "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey." (Courtesy Fox)
By Chris Taylor
First published Mar 11 2014 09:29AM Updated Mar 11, 2014 11:50AM
This is a beautiful thing for the cause of science education, of course, but you’ll forgive us old-time Sagan fans for being wary of the interloper — as wary as Doctor Who fans are every time that show replaces the lead actor they’ve become comfortable with.