science evangelism

[In March 2015] the pope will publish a rare encyclical on climate change and human ecology. Urging all Catholics to take action on moral and scientific grounds, the document will be sent to the world’s 5,000 Catholic bishops and 400,000 priests, who will distribute it to parishioners.
—  Encyclicals indicate high Papal priority for an issue at a given time. Pontiffs define when, and under which circumstances, encyclicals should be issued. Via The Guardian.
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While I 100% agree with my boy Neil’s take on Dawkins’ method of science communication, there are times when Dawkins’ “not my problem” response is spot on.


Also, the last line of this is just funny as hell to watch.


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Pennies for NASA. ALL the pennies.