Neil deGrasse Tyson

Watch Neil deGrasse Tyson Host ‘Selling Space’ Panel Tonight

by Elizabeth Howell March 19, 2014

Hot off of the popularity of the Cosmos reboot, host Neil deGrasse Tyson is going to host a panel at 7:30 p.m. EDT (11:30 p.m. UTC) tonight about “selling space.” Check it out in the livestream above. Here is the description from the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, which is hosting […]

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‘Cosmos’ Reboot Starts With a (Big) Bang

by Nancy Atkinson March 10, 2014

With much anticipation from the astronomy and science community, the opening episode of the new and updated version of Carl Sagan’s “Cosmos” series premiered to the masses on television in North America last night. This reboot – this time hosted by astrophysicist Neil de Grasse Tyson — did a wonderful job of paying homage to […]

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TV Show ‘Cosmos’ Gets An Epic Reboot This Sunday

by Elizabeth Howell March 7, 2014

Sunday is going to be a once-in-a-generation moment. For those of us who were too young to remember the original Cosmos (writer puts hand up) or those who are eager to see the classic 1980 Carl Sagan series updated with discoveries since then, we’re all in luck. A new series starring astronomer Neil deGrasse Tyson […]

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Black Holes: Monsters of the Cosmos

by Jason Major August 29, 2013

It’s a new Symphony of Science video from melodysheep (aka John D. Boswell). It features Neil deGrasse Tyson, Lawrence Krauss, Michio Kaku, and Morgan Freeman. It’s about black holes. ‘Nuff said. Enjoy! Jason Major on Google+

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Book Review: “Space Chronicles: Facing the Ultimate Frontier” by Neil de Grasse Tyson

by Elizabeth Howell May 21, 2013

For those fans of Carl Sagan’s Pale Blue Dot, there’s finally a successor volume to that. Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Space Chronicles: Facing The Ultimate Frontier, at times, reads like an updated version of Sagan’s classic book about the history of astronomy and our place in the universe. Like Sagan, Tyson talks about the human perception of astronomy […]

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