Skip to main content

"tv"7 articles archived since 1845

Neil Shubin’s “Your Inner Fish” Comes to TV

Neil Shubin’s “Your Inner Fish” Comes to TV

Nothing makes me happier than reading a really good science book. After that, I am fairly pleased when some of my favorites are adapted for TV to reach those less likely to pick up one of those gems.

April 3, 2014 — Joanne Manaster
Will Enjoying ‘Cosmos’ Depend On If You Liked Science In School?

Will Enjoying ‘Cosmos’ Depend On If You Liked Science In School?

Tonight’s TV line-up has science enthusiasts quite excited. Of course I’m talking about Cosmos as presented by Neil DeGrasse Tyson, produced by Seth MacFarlane (of Family Guy fame) and written by Ann Druyan, Carl Sagan’s widow and co-creator of the original series.

March 9, 2014 — Joanne Manaster

Just How Fishy Are You? More About Your Inner Animal

Last night the final episode of the 3-part series of PBS’s adaptation of Neil Shubin’s book Your Inner Fish aired in most of the country (although some PBS stations have delayed the last episode until next week… If you didn’t catch the series, you can stream them online for a short period here.) If tweets [...]

April 24, 2014 — Kalliopi Monoyios

‘Cosmos’ and ‘Your Inner Fish’ Pack the 1-2 Punch

Two weeks from today, on April 9th, PBS will air the first of a three-part series adapted from Neil Shubin’s popular book, Your Inner Fish: A Journey into the 3.5-Billion-Year-History of the Human Body.

March 27, 2014 — Kalliopi Monoyios

Annalee Newitz: Where did io9 get its name?

Today is Annalee Newitz‘s birthday (well, it’s still today in the most relevant time zone – uh, hers not mine). Annalee has been writing about the intersection of science and technology and culture for many years.

May 8, 2014 — Brian Malow

Celebrate our 170th Anniversary with us!

Get 2 years of All Access for just $170