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Neil deGrasse Tyson: We Didn’t Ask Obama to Intro Cosmos [VIDEO]

Neil deGrasse Tyson: We Didn’t Ask Obama to Intro Cosmos In an interview with Grantland, pop scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson reveals that his production crew did not approach President Obama to introduce the first episode of the Cosmos reboot earlier this year. Instead, Tyson said, the president’s camp made the request, perhaps in an attempt…

Neil deGrasse Tyson Hosting Private Spaceflight

This year’s Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate at the American Museum of Natural History will be focused “selling space” and private spaceflight. It will be hosted by none other than Hayden Planetarium director Neil deGrasse Tyson, so if you can’t wait for this week’s Cosmos for your Tyson fix, watch here at 7:30PM EDT. Proceeds from…

Creationist Outrage Over Cosmos With Neil DeGrasse Tyson

A creationist has reviewed the new “Cosmos” reboot, featuring astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, and it may come as no surprise that she wasn’t terribly impressed. “If the first segment is any indication, [“Cosmos”] will attempt to package unconditional blind faith in evolution as scientific literacy in an effort to create interest in science,” said Dr.…

The Ratings Are in for Cosmos and They’re Amazing

Numbers are in: 12 million Cosmos viewers in the US alone, 17.5 million with DVR! Thanks to you all! — Seth MacFarlane (@SethMacFarlane) March 11, 2014 It was pretty clear on Sunday night that a lot of people were watching Cosmos from all the tweets and Facebook updates about it, but according to a tweet…