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Science: The rise (and fall?) of America

From Abraham Lincoln's founding of the National Academy of Sciences in 1863, to the US currently leading the world in the Nobel Prize count (a third of which we owe to immigrants), America was built on science. What happens when we doubt and defund it?

My Man, Sir Isaac Newton

Are you 26 years-old or older? If so, you are older than Isaac Newton was when he invented calculus... on a dare! Neil deGrasse Tyson explains why Newton is the greatest physicist of all time.