Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson

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Neil deGrasse Tyson

Date of Birth: Oct 05, 1958

Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA

 

 

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Neil deGrasse Tyson (born October 5, 1958) is an American astrophysicist and science communicator. He is currently 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, Real Time with Bill Maher, and Jeopardy!. It was announced on August 5, 2011, that Tyson will be hosting a new sequel to Carl Sagans Cosmos: A Personal Voyage television series.

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