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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!

1063 - Incentivizing the Future with Peter Diamandis
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  • 1063 - Incentivizing the Future with Peter Diamandis

    How do science competitions further innovation? Neil deGrasse Tyson sits down with Peter Diamandis, Founder of the XPRIZE Foundation, to discuss science innovation, incentive competitions, and the future of space, longevity, AI, and more.

    Tue, 20 Feb 2024 - 54min
  • 1062 - Cosmic Queries – Becoming Entangled

    How do particles get entangled? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comedian Chuck Nice, answer grab-bag questions about harnessing Hawking Radiation, bad places to construct wormholes, and whether running or walking in the rain makes you wetter.

    Tue, 13 Feb 2024 - 45min
  • 1061 - PhysicsBowl: Tackling Science

    What is one of the greatest displays of terrestrial physics? Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly break down the physics of “The Tush Push” and the science in American football.

    Fri, 9 Feb 2024 - 39min
  • 1060 - The Mystery of Mushrooms with Bryn Dentinger

    Why are some mushrooms delicious, some make you high, and some kill you? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comedian Chuck Nice discover the weird world of mushrooms, psilocybin, and mycelia with mycologist Bryn Dentinger.

    Tue, 6 Feb 2024 - 55min
  • 1059 - Immunizing Against Anti-Science with Peter Hotez

    How do you stop the spread of anti-science rhetoric? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comedian Paul Mecurio break down disease prevention and the rise of anti-science with physician and global health expert, Peter Hotez.

    Tue, 30 Jan 2024 - 53min
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