Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Am I the only one Who didn't Know Who He Is?

Neil Tyson

At our meeting they were discussing Neil Tyson and I didn't know who they were talking about.

Tyson at the NASA Advisory Council in Washington, D.C., November 2005
BornOctober 5, 1958 (1958-10-05) (age 52)
The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States
ResidenceManhattan, New York City, New York, United States
FieldsAstrophysics, physical cosmology, science communication
InstitutionsHayden Planetarium, PBS, Planetary Society
Alma materHarvard University (BA)
University of Texas at Austin (MA)
Columbia University (MPhil, PhD)
InfluencesCarl Sagan, Fred C. Hess
Notable awardsNASA Distinguished Public Service Medal


  1. No, you're not the only one. Who is he?

  2. It seem if you are into Science you would know him.

    Wikipedia -

    Neil deGrasse Tyson (born October 5, 1958) is an American astrophysicist, science communicator, the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose Center for Earth and Space, and a Research Associate in the Department of Astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural History. Since 2006 he has hosted the educational science television show NOVA scienceNOW on PBS, and has been a frequent guest on The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, and Jeopardy![

  3. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ztLZcvtVIo4&feature=related

    This is a youtube video that tell you about him. He has a lot of awards and wrote I think 9 books.