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Star Trek: Neil deGrasse Tyson Names His Favorite Captain

Star Trek: Neil deGrasse Tyson Names His Favorite Captain

By Mike Tuttle September 12, 2014

It’s an argument that Trek fans have battled about since the third season of TNG: Which Star Trek series captain is best? Originally, it was just a Kirk vs. Picard argument. Then Janeway got rolled into the mix. If you …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Says What Gravity Got Right Neil deGrasse Tyson Says What Gravity Got Right

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If you haven’t yet seen the movie Gravity, you may encounter spoilers ahead. A few days after Alfonso Cuarón’s incredible thrill ride Gravity hit theaters, renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson took to Twitter to “fact check” the film – or …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Saw The New Film Gravity And Reported Its Inaccuracies Over Twitter Neil deGrasse Tyson Saw The New Film Gravity And Reported Its Inaccuracies Over Twitter

Neil deGrasse Tyson is well-known to most, but for those that do not know, he is an astrophysicist and like no others in his profession, he has achieved quite a celebrity type of status. Since he is an astrophysicist and …

Neil deGrasse Tyson's Cosmos Reboot Gets a Trailer Neil deGrasse Tyson's Cosmos Reboot Gets a Trailer

Holy science is this epic. Fox has just unveiled the first trailer for their Cosmos reboot, and it’s three and a half minutes of pure joy. Fox’s Cosmos is based on/a continuation of Carl Sagan’s landmark documentary series Cosmos: A …

“Supermoon” Is Pretty, But Not Very “Super” “Supermoon” Is Pretty, But Not Very “Super”

The so-called “supermoon” will be visible this Sunday, meaning the moon will be at its closest point to the Earth for the year, and will be brighter than usual. But at least one scientist says that just because it’s been …

Neil deGrasse Tyson's Cosmos Reboot Confirmed by Fox Neil deGrasse Tyson's Cosmos Reboot Confirmed by Fox

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Fox has confirmed the long-discussed reboot of Carl Sagan’s landmark documentary series Cosmos: A Personal Voyage starring none other than famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. According to the LA Times, the network made their announcement on Monday at their upfront …

Superman Planet Found: Krypton Pinpointed by NDT Superman Planet Found: Krypton Pinpointed by NDT

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Just weeks after his alter-ego Clark Kent quit the Daily Planet, Superman is getting help from a real-life astrophysicist to pinpoint the location of his home planet. In an Action Comics #14 story titled “Star Light, Star Bright,” famous astrophysicist …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Live-Tweets The All-Star Game Neil deGrasse Tyson Live-Tweets The All-Star Game
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Neil deGrasse Tyson is about the only truly famous astrophysicist we have these days, but boy has he taken off like a rocket (pun most definitely intended). Through countless televisions appearances and a strong online presence, the Hayden Planetarium director …

Jon Stewart Weighs in on Planetary Resources Jon Stewart Weighs in on Planetary Resources

Last week we told you about how James Cameron and some Google founders were going to announce an new space exploration project called “Planetary Resources“. At the time no one knew exactly what the new company would be doing but …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Brings The Stars To Titanic

In about four days from know, you’ll be able to take another trip on James Cameron’s Titanic. The difference between this one and the one that came out in 1997? 3D. Actually, that’s not quite right. While the “added dimension” …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Talks About Being A Meme
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Neil deGrasse Tyson is a widely respected astrophysicist and authority on many things science. His job, as of now, is to direct the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose Center for Earth and Space. He’s also an author and frequent guest …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Participates In Epic Reddit AMA Neil deGrasse Tyson Participates In Epic Reddit AMA

Neil deGrasse Tyson is an author, radio host, TV host, planetarium director and of course, everyone’s favorite current big thinker on life and the universe. The astrophysicist, who is an associate at the American Museum of Natural History, makes regular …