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Neil deGrasse Tyson

Science, pop culture, and comedy collide on StarTalk Radio! Neil deGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist and Director of New York's Hayden Planetarium, and his comic co-hosts, guest celebrities, and scientific experts explore astronomy, physics, and everything else there is to know about life in the universe. New episodes premiere Tuesdays. Keep Looking Up!

1099 - The Smallest Ideas in the Universe with Sean Carroll
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  • 1099 - The Smallest Ideas in the Universe with Sean Carroll

    What is the nature of quantum physics? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comedian Chuck Nice get quantum, exploring Schrodinger’s Cat, electrons, Hilbert Space, and the biggest ideas in the universe (in the smallest particles) with theoretical physicist Sean Carroll.

    Tue, 16 Jul 2024 - 46min
  • 1098 - The Science of Flavor with Arielle Johnson

    What is flavor? Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly explore the science of what makes some foods tastier than others, what is “umami,” and how flavor changed in the 20th century with food scientist Arielle Johnson.

    Fri, 12 Jul 2024 - 54min
  • 1097 - Uncovering Dark Matter Mysteries with Katherine Freese

    Did JWST discover dark stars? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comedian Chuck Nice explore the dark universe and how learning about dark matter could help uncover the mystery of JWST’s primordial objects with theoretical physicist Katherine Freese.

    Tue, 9 Jul 2024 - 51min
  • 1096 - Distant Aliens & Space Dinosaurs with Lisa Kaltenegger

    Has JWST found potential alien worlds? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comedian Matt Kirshen learn about exoplanet discovery on the frontier, how higher oxygen gave us dinosaurs, and what type of life could be out there with astrophysicist and astrobiologist Lisa Kaltenegger.

    Tue, 2 Jul 2024 - 50min
  • 1095 - Traveling Through Space and Time, with Janna Levin

    What awaits us beyond our solar system? Janna Levin and comedian Matt Kirshen answer questions on interstellar travel, black holes, and the furthest reaches of our universe. What mysteries can we uncover once we venture further beyond our home star?

    Fri, 28 Jun 2024 - 45min
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