Posts tagged "neil degrasse tyson"

Key And Peele Nail Their Neil DeGrasse Tyson Parody

Key and Peele revealed to us last night why it is that someone would go through all the hard work of becoming an astrophysicist: To baffle your partner during domestic

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 3, 2015 - 12:09 pm

Carl Sagan’s Getting A Biopic!

Do you love space? Then you’ll love this: Carl Sagan’s life is getting the Hollywood treatment, according to a new announcement from Warner Bros. Pictures. And it sounds

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 18, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Black Colleges Are Helping To Boost Black Participation In The Sciences

Historically Black colleges are helping to increase participation in STEM fields. [The Atlantic]
Gmail has been shut down completely in China. [The Guardian]
Read the too-common story…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 29, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Explains The End Of “Interstellar”

I don’t think this video will spoil much for you, but my text might, so SPOILERS, possibly. In this video Neil DeGrasse Tyson explains some of the more confusing theoretical…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 18, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Halloween Costume Inspiration: Astrophysicist & Host Of “Cosmos,” Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Neil DeGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist, author and host of “Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey,” is a pretty big hero of mine. The way he talks about science makes it utterly captivating for…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 10, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Sign Me Up For A Subscription To Cosmospolitan Immediately Please

Unfortunately, this mag is only available to those with their own Spaceship of the Imagination and not here on Earth. Yet. C’mon, Hearst, make this spinoff a reality! [Reddit

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 25, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Roll Yourself A Joint And Watch “Cosmos” On Weed

Sunday nights I have a ritual. I cook a kick ass dinner, I smoke some weed and I watch “Cosmos” high. The show is incredible all on its own, but…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 23, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Neil DeGrasse Tyson’s Statement On Race, Gender, Genetics & Science Is Yet Another Reason We Love Him

I didn’t think it was possible for me to love Neil deGrasse Tyson more than I already do, but then the “Cosmos”‘ host went dropped some real talk in a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 22, 2014 - 10:30 am

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Loves The “Stoned Neil DeGrasse Tyson” Video

Last week, some baby genius with a bit of time on their hands slowed down a video of American astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson talking so that he sounded, well, baked. The…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 24, 2014 - 1:30 pm

16 Mind-Blowing Quotes From “Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey” (So Far)

“Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey,” Neil deGrasse Tyson’s reboot of Carl Sagan’s 1980s’ television documentary series, “Cosmos: A Personal Voyage,” is, so far, one of the most beautiful and awe-inspiring shows…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 19, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Renowned Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson Trolls The Movie “Gravity” On Twitter

I haven’t seen “Gravity” yet, but I’m eager to, as I love movies about space and the reviews have, for the most part, been really, really good. But one person wasn’t…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 7, 2013 - 10:20 am