Neil deGrasse Tyson
Science As A Way of Knowing
Monday, April 8, 2013
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Neil deGrasse Tyson was born and raised in New York City. He graduated from the Bronx High School of Science, earned his BA in Physics from Harvard, and his PhD in Astrophysics from Columbia in 1991. Dr. Tyson went to work for the Hayden Planetarium in 1996, still serving as its director. He hosted the NOVA ScienceNow series from 2006 to 2011 and also hosts his own podcast StarTalk. He is currently working on a 21st century reboot of Carl Sagan’s landmark television series COSMOS, to air in 13 episodes on the FOX network in 2013.