NOVA scienceNOW : 42 – Saving Hubble, First Primates, Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa, Killer Microbe

NEIL DeGRASSE TYSON (Astrophysicist, American Museum of Natural History): On this episode of NOVA scienceNOW: it’s the most famous scientific instrument in the world, and its stunning pictures have changed our view of the universe. MATT MOUNTAIN (Space Telescope Science Institute): Twenty years ago we didn’t know how big the universe was, how old it […]

Neil deGrasse Tyson – “Accessory to War” & Arming Society with Knowledge | The Daily Show

-Welcome back to the show. -Hey, man. Thanks for having me back. -First things first. -What’s that? -Happy birthday. -Oh. This week is my birthday. -Happy birthday. -(applause and cheering) So-so, but everybody has a birthday every year, so just to specify, this is my sixtieth. -60? -Yeah. Yeah. -(applause and cheering) I-I’m the same […]