Neil DeGrasse Tyson - Keynote Speech - 28th National Space Symposium
Keynote speech given at the 28th National Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, CO. This week marks the 30th.
Neil DeGrasse Tyson speaks about space as culture and why NASA is good for the nation, not just as an economic driver, but as a driver for dreams and innovation.
Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson is the previous host of NOVA Science Now on PBS, and host of “Cosmos” on FOX.
He is the Director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York.
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Favourite Moments from Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (1/?)
- From Episode 13: Unafraid of the Dark
Fun fact: This episode was directed by none other than Ann Druyan! I thought it was very fitting considering it was the final episode and it also talked about the Voyager program at great length.
Good news, everyone! We’re officially a “problem.”
Friday night on HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher, Maher asked astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson why it is that Republicans seem to dislike him so much.
As evidence, Maher showed Tyson the National Review Neil deGrasse Tyson cover story called “Smarter Than Thou,” in which writers for the conservative news organ bemoaned the burgeoning “puffed-up ‘nerd’ culture” in the U.S. as people speak out on behalf of science and against religious quackery and superstition.
The Power of a Cosmic Perspective, with Neil deGrasse Tyson | Big Think Mentor
Published on Jul 31, 2013
In “Inventing Your Future”, his workshop for Big Think Mentor, Neil deGrasse Tyson, a theoretical physicist and director of the Hayden Planetarium, uses his own life experience to teach how best to seize opportunity and build an extraordinary life.