London's mayor launches stellar defense of scientist's heavenly bodies shirt

November 18, 2014 8:42 PM

19 0

London's mayor launches stellar defense of scientist's heavenly bodies shirt

The British scientist whose star turn helping land a probe on a comet was marred by a fashion faux pas that left him a planetary pariah has a defender in London Mayor Boris Johnson.

Matt Taylor first made news when he wore a garish Hawaiian shirt festooned with gun-toting dominatrices to a triumphal TV interview after the European Space Agency made history last week. But when the blogosphere blew up with accusations of misogyny, Taylor tearfully told the world he was sorry for ...

Read more

To category page

Loading...