Friday, March 11, 2011

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson is arguably our nation's best-known astrophysicist. He's the director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York, host of the terrific PBS series "Nova Science Now," frequent guest with Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert, and a best-selling author. Three summers ago, he was keynote speaker at James Randi's Amazing Meeting 6, where he spoke about his role in stripping Pluto of its planetary status, the silliness of UFO abduction claims, the superstition behind those missing 13th floors, and serving on jury duty...

Dr Neil DeGrasse Tyson - TAM6 from JREF on Vimeo.