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Science, pop culture and comedy collide on StarTalk Radio! Astrophysicist and Hayden Planetarium director Neil deGrasse Tyson, his comic co-hosts, guest celebrities and scientists discuss astronomy, physics, and everything else about life in the universe. Keep Looking Up! New episodes premiere Monday nights at 7pm ET.

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Science, pop culture and comedy collide on StarTalk Radio! Astrophysicist and Hayden Planetarium director Neil deGrasse Tyson, his comic co-hosts, guest celebrities and scientists discuss astronomy, physics, and everything else about life in the universe. Keep Looking Up! New episodes premiere Monday nights at 7pm ET.

    Cosmic Queries – Galactic Grab Bag – Blue Steel

    Cosmic Queries – Galactic Grab Bag – Blue Steel

    Terraforming mars? How do black holes die? On this episode, Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic co-host Chuck Nice answer questions about the moon, periodic table of elements, light photons, black holes and more!

    • 48 min
    Olympic Physics Throwdown with Charles Liu

    Olympic Physics Throwdown with Charles Liu

    Throwing? Jumping? Wrestling? Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly break down the physics of some of the original Olympic events with Geek-in-Chief and astrophysicist Charles Liu. Is there an ultimate technique to winning gold?

    • 48 min
    Cosmic Queries - The Fungus Among Us with Merlin Sheldrake

    Cosmic Queries - The Fungus Among Us with Merlin Sheldrake

    Can mushrooms take over your mind? On this episode, Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic co-host Matt Kirshen explore the weird world of fungi with fun-guy fungus expert and ecologist, Merlin Sheldrake. Could inactive spores survive space?

    • 55 min
    Things You Thought You Knew – Billionaires in Space

    Things You Thought You Knew – Billionaires in Space

    Bezos? Branson? Elon Musk? On this episode, Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic co-host Chuck Nice break down why all these billionaires are going to space, how achieving orbit works, and how to wrap our heads around exponentially large numbers.

    • 46 min
    Cosmic Queries - Nerd Olympics with John Eric Goff

    Cosmic Queries - Nerd Olympics with John Eric Goff

    Do athletes use artificial intelligence? On this episode, Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-hosts Gary O’Reilly & Chuck Nice answer patron questions about the Olympics and have a nerd fight with physics professor and martial artist John Eric Goff.

    • 52 min
    AI, Autonomous Vehicles, and Race – Oh my! with Malcolm Gladwell

    AI, Autonomous Vehicles, and Race – Oh my! with Malcolm Gladwell

    How do self-driving cars change our psychology? On this episode, Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic co-host Chuck Nice philosophize about science’s role in society with prolific author Malcolm Gladwell.

    • 55 min

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