With more than 13 million "likes," I F---ing Love Science is the big winner among Facebook pages devoted to science and science communicators. And it would probably be very popular even without the "F" bomb. Or would it?
Every time we appreciate science, whether it's being debated or moved forward with research, we should remember that we owe a great deal to this ancient philosopher, who opened up a new way in which to see the world.
People who hold marginal positions love debates because it makes their position seem credible -- after all we wouldn't be debating this question if it wasn't a real question would we? We wouldn't "defend" evolution unless it needed defending would we?