The Bitterest Scientific Duel in History Was Over "Geoheliocentrism"

Most people know Tycho Brahe as the silver-nose-wearing, elk-owning astronomer that they'd love to drink with. He was also an implacable grudge-holder. His bitterest fight involved three famous astronomers of the 16th century, and their battle over the best theory about how Earth was at the center of the universe. » 12/08/14 8:00am 12/08/14 8:00am

​The First Theory of Evolution Involved Fish People

Anaximander lost out to Aristotle in the running for Most Famous Ancient Greek Philosopher. That's a shame, as he may have been the first person to come up with the idea of "animals evolving from other animals." The only problem is, the spin on it he came up with involved post-puberty humans hatching from fish people. » 12/07/14 1:40pm 12/07/14 1:40pm