Neil deGrasse Tyson is a world-renowned astrophysicist and director of the Hayden Planetarium in the Rose Center For Earth and Space at the American Museum of Natural History since 1995. His research interests include star formation, dwarf galaxies, and the structure of our Milky Way. Tyson has authored seven books, including Just Visiting This Planet, a Q&A on the universe for all ages, and his memoir, The Sky Is Not The Limit: Adventures of an Urban Astrophysicist.
Astrophysicist and director of the Hayden Planetarium, Neil deGrasse Tyson, discussed how we can get back on track to become a space-faring society once again, and what we stand to lose if NASA doesn't regain its ground as a force for innovation.
Ian Punnett was joined by astrophysicist and director of New York's Hayden Planetarium, Neil deGrasse Tyson, for a discussion on the latest planetary and space science news, as well as a semiannual solar event known as "More »
Astrophysicist and director of the Hayden Planetarium, Neil deGrasse Tyson discussed Pluto and the controversy surrounding its demotion from planetary status. First hour guest, attorney Galen Cook briefly commented on new research examining D.B. Cooper's loot.