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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!

StarTalk Radio Neil deGrasse Tyson

    • Science
    • 4.6 • 587 Ratings

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!

    Synthetic Biological Intelligence with Brett Kagan

    Synthetic Biological Intelligence with Brett Kagan

    Can you make a computer chip out of neurons? Neil deGrasse Tyson, Chuck Nice, & Gary O’Reilly explore organoid intelligence, teaching neurons to play Pong, and how biology can enhance technology with neuroscientist and Chief Scientific Officer at Cortical Labs, Brett Kagan.

    • 50 min
    Cosmic Queries – Space Traveler’s Delight

    Cosmic Queries – Space Traveler’s Delight

    Is there anything in the universe that is not moving? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comedian Chuck Nice answer fan questions about stillness, humans on Mars, and what songs they would add to the Voyager Golden Record.

    • 41 min
    Darwin’s Daring Idea with Richard Dawkins

    Darwin’s Daring Idea with Richard Dawkins

    Neil deGrasse Tyson sits down with evolutionary biologist and author of The Genetic Book of the Dead Richard Dawkins to talk about evolution, whether we were “designed,” how we are living reflections of our ancestors, and much much more.

    • 56 min
    Cosmic Queries – Single Electron Universe with Charles Liu

    Cosmic Queries – Single Electron Universe with Charles Liu

    Could the universe be composed of a single electron? Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly answer grab-bag questions about the multidimensionality of time, quantum chromodynamics, gluons, tachyons, and more with astrophysicist Charles Liu.

    • 55 min
    Sun Explosions with Lika Guhathakurta

    Sun Explosions with Lika Guhathakurta

    Could a coronal mass ejection wipe out all electronics? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comedian Matt Kirshen learn about The Carrington Event, eclipses, and how the Parker Solar Probe doesn’t melt with heliophysicist Lika Guhathakurta.

    • 57 min
    Science Fiction on TV, with Bill Nye

    Science Fiction on TV, with Bill Nye

    Who better to answer questions about science fiction in TV and movies than Bill Nye? Bill and Chuck Nice flip channels between “StarTrek,” “Star Wars,” “Lost in Space,” “Back to the Future” and more!

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
587 Ratings

587 Ratings

Nightwing.gotham ,

The best

Best science communication

Mud2023 ,

It’s getting hard

Long long time listener, it’s getting hard to continue listening to Neil’s smug and norrow minded views

Jebonliveson ,

Science awareness

I love this show; it’s funny and enthralling. I’m hooked on science for good now. Makes me wish I’d have list at school more.

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