Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, on TV to promote his new documentary series Cosmos
, appeared on Sunday’s Reliable Sources
on CNN and told host Brian Stelter that the media needs to get out of the business of trying to give equal weight to both sides of scientific issues.
“You don’t talk about the spherical Earth with NASA, and then say let’s give equal time to the flat Earthers,” Tyson said. “Plus, science is not there for you to cherry pick