Just as a follow-up to my review of Cosmos this morning, I thought y'all might like to hear a different opinion. Here is what Delilah thinks of it:
I agree. Though to be clear, Tyson does point out in the show that Kuiper Belt Objects are, on average, pretty far apart. (Asteroids are, too.)
I assume some astronomy department someplace already has this young lady on a waiting list.
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