Study Shows Americans Know Nothing About Anything

February 17, 2014 | Andy Cush

Astrology has no basis in science whatsoever, yet half of our countrymen here in America believe it is either “very scientific” or “sort of scientific.” On top of that, a quarter of Americans don’t know that Earth orbits the Sun. Research conducted by the National Science Foundation uncovered those truths and more: less than half knew that humans evolved from other species, and less than a third believed science should get more governmental funding. Hooray! Read the depressing study in its entirety here.

(Photo: NASA)