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Neil deGrasse Tyson Speaks out on Science Activism

 Posted by Jeffrey Simons, StarTalk Social Media Director:Two weeks ago, Senator Cory Booker was one of our guests at StarTalk Live! at the Count Basie Theater in Red Bank, NJ. The other day, he posted this behind-the-scenes video. Here’s what Senator Booker had to say:“It was an honor joining Neil deGrasse Tyson in New […]

Neil deGrasse Tyson Addresses The Current Scientific Illi...

Last week astrophysicist and science populariser Neil deGrasse Tyson held a speech at Greensboro Coliseum, addressing the current crisis of science illiteracy that we are facing. Here is a summary of that speech: “Americans overall are bad at science. Scared of math. Poor at physics and engineering. Resistant to evolution. This science illiteracy,is a threat […]