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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
    • 4.9 • 232 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!

    Cosmic Queries – Black Hole Time Cloak with Charles Liu

    Cosmic Queries – Black Hole Time Cloak with Charles Liu

    Are black holes places or objects? Neil deGrasse Tyson and cohosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly answer grab-bag questions about distorting spacetime, Olbers’ Paradox, singularities, the shape of the universe, and more with astrophysicist Charles Liu.

    • 40 min
    Things You Thought You Knew – The Geometric Universe

    Things You Thought You Knew – The Geometric Universe

    What is the Sun’s ecliptic? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comedian Chuck Nice break down the things you thought you knew about spheres in the universe, navigating the sky, and taking spacecraft out of orbit.

    • 53 min
    Eclipses, Cosmic Cataclysms, and More with Janna Levin

    Eclipses, Cosmic Cataclysms, and More with Janna Levin

    What can we learn from eclipses? Janna Levin joined by comedian Matt Kirshen and professor of astronomy and astrophysics at Columbia University, Joe Patterson, discuss the 2017 eclipse, binary star systems, supernovae and more. What is an eclipse on Jupiter like?

    • 52 min
    Cosmic Queries – Planck Lengths to Supermassive Black Holes with Matt O’Dowd

    Cosmic Queries – Planck Lengths to Supermassive Black Holes with Matt O’Dowd

    Is space infinitely stretchable? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comedian Chuck Nice explore fan grab bag questions about supermassive black holes, Planck lengths, and the gravitational wave background with extragalactic astrophysicist and host of PBS Space Time, Matt O’Dowd.

    • 48 min
    Staying Curious with William Shatner

    Staying Curious with William Shatner

    What is the value of curiosity? Neil deGrasse Tyson sits down with William Shatner to explore the nature of spacetime, Star Trek, human curiosity, loneliness, and more. How would warp drive work?

    • 51 min
    Is Aging a Disease? Epigenetics with David Sinclair

    Is Aging a Disease? Epigenetics with David Sinclair

    Is aging a disease that can be cured? Neil deGrasse Tyson and cohosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly discover the field of epigenetics, the Information Theory of Aging, and curing blindness for mice with Professor of Genetics at Harvard Medical School, David Sinclair.

    • 44 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
232 Ratings

232 Ratings

SrisaiGanesh ,

More than 5*

Man this is my favourite of all time and I don’t think any other podcast would replace Startalk

AB deboult starkullum ,

Insightful show

Thank you Dr Tyson for all the knowledge being shared.

June Sanch ,

The show has the right balance between geekiness and lightness :)

Also like the fact NDT does not try to explain everything himself - he brings in different experts for different topics.

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