Chuck Norris
'Cosmos' recap: Science is more than a boys club
'Cosmos' recap: Science is more than a boys club

Ask most people to name a famous scientist and — assuming they don’t draw a blank — they will likely cite Albert Einstein, Isaac Newton, Stephen Hawking or possibly Cosmos host Neil de Grasse Tyson. You know, someone with high name recognition. And that someone will probably be male.  There was a bit of grumbling among the geekerati several weeks ago over the Cosmos episode “A Sky Full of Ghosts.” It featured animated sequences with father-son astronomers William and John Herschel, but made no mention of William’s sister, Caroline, who helped catalog many astronomical observations and discovered a comet all her own. This struck many as...