Neil deGrasse Tyson is doing what he does best: blowing minds. The acclaimed astrophysicist sat down with Mashable to answer SnapChat users' interesting and downright strange questions about the universe. See also: Neil deGrasse Tyson...Show More Summary
But seriously? Can you?
The National Academy of Sciences has announced that Neil deGrasse Tyson, most widely known for hosting the recent reboot of Carl Sagan's popular science show "Cosmos," will receive their most prestigious award at a ceremony this April.Read full article >>
Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking might be terrified by the prospect of artificial intelligence driving humans into extinction, but Bill Nye and Neil deGrasse Tyson are not at all convinced it is a pressing issue — though it might make for a good doomsday cult. “So, everybody, I’m all...
Famed astrophysicist and director of the Hayden Planetarium Neil deGrasse Tyson tried to steal some of Conan's top talent during his appearance on "Conan" February 10 — after dropping some moon knowledge. Tyson is getting his own late night show called "Star Talk" on the National Geographic Channel starting in April, and he's hiring. Show More Summary
Problem: Neil deGrasse Tyson needs to find a staff for his new late-night talk show. Solution: Steal said staff from Conan O’Brien. Everyone's favorite pop culture icon and astrophysicist, Neil deGrasse Tyson, announced in January that...Show More Summary
For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has Neil Degrasse Tyson’s Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey on blu-ray for just $19.99. That’s 67% off on the box set’s regular list price of $59.98. -Neil Degrasse Tyson’s Cosmos: A Spacetime...Show More Summary
“We have to take a selfie! We have to take a selfie!” says Neil deGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist, cosmologist and perhaps the only living scientist with cult-like celebrity status. On a Tuesday evening in January he is standing under the giant sphere of the Hayden Planetarium, where he serves as...
If Neil deGrasse Tyson is going to host his own talk show, he needs to staff it with people who have worked in the medium before! So he went on Conan to do some poaching:
On Monday night’s edition of Conan, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson turned up to try and hire away some of Conan’s staff for his own upcoming National Geographic Network late night show. “That’s cutting into my business,” O’Brien mock-griped. Then, as the...
Author Paul Johnson is Partner at Collaboration Quests and Founder at Uncommon Union. You've heard the lament of Neil deGrasse Tyson: Big science is under attack. Less is spent on NASA, we abandoned the Texas super collider ceding sub-atomic physics to CERN and, everywhere, there is less appreciation of science. Show More Summary
Now that astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is getting his own late night talk show on the National Geographic Channel, he's going to need some help. So it only made sense that he stopped by unannounced on Conan last night to deliver...Show More Summary
Did you know that Neil deGrasse Tyson started wrestling because he wanted to be a geek superheroe that would defend other geeks from the oppression of the bullies? That’s just one of the many geeky things the man has done in his life. Show More Summary
But first, a little of this: Hello. (screengrab via Business Insider) We all think we know what the struggles of being a beloved genius are, but Neil deGrasse Tyson reminds us in this video that we have no idea. The man behind StarTalk...Show More Summary
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Parents may not love this advice, but Dr. deGrasse Tyson hits the nail on the head on how little kids can change the world. The post Neil deGrasse Tyson, Coolest Guy Ever, Answers 1st Grader’s Very Important Question appeared first on The Good Men Project.
How many numbers do you know?
What's the nerdiest thing you've ever done? Mine is probably skipping weeks of college to go to Stargate conventions with my mom, and then lying about it to everyone I knew back home. Ah, the good old days. Neil deGrasse Tyson's list of nerdiest things is significantly more math-oriented than mine - and probably yours - but it's still really, really great.
Back in high school, Neil deGrasse Tyson was the captain of his wrestling team. He wasn't your typical jock, though. He had dreams of transforming into "Geek Man" – a superhero who was "the defender of the geek honor." The renowned astrophysicist...Show More Summary