My congrats go to the fabulous Gia, who apparently is married to one of the sexiest men in the world: People Magazine rated Brian Cox thusly in their annual "Sexiest Men Alive" issue. Twitterer LALisa got a snap of the magazine picture of Brian:
Judge for yourself. I’ve hung out with him, and yeah, it’s true. But then, science is sexy.
Speaking of magazines, I was delighted to see that Skeptical Inquirer had a one-pager in their news section about the asteroids named after Rebecca Watson, Mike Stackpole, PZ Myers, and moi. The article has, sadly, a mistake: it says PZ is the author of "the most popular science blog in the world". While that’s technically true, of course "popular" != "good". I mean, this is science, so we need to be technically accurate, right?
And of course, this isn’t just jealousy because PZ”s rock is bigger than mine. Of course.
Links to this Post
- Brian Cox on BBC 2 tonight | Bad Astronomy | Discover Magazine | December 2, 2008