Neil DeGrasse Tyson’s ‘Rationalia’ Would Be A Terrible Country

Neil deGrasse Tyson says we need a new country called Rationalia. Based on whose rationality?

Britain’s vote to leave the European Union has apparently gotten everyone thinking about declaring independence or starting new countries. #Texit was trending on Twitter after the Supreme Court overturned the Lone Star State’s regulations on abortion clinics. Some on the other side of the aisle—like astrophysicist and “Cosmos” host Neil deGrasse Tyson—appear to be thinking about their own kind of exit.