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We Are Living in a Time of Scientific Illiteracy

Harlots' Sauce

An interview with Patricia V. Davis on Harlots' Sauce, the first non-partisan magazine on the net. This interview includes discussion on religion, science, and education; global warming, and asteroids.

Thinking Aloud

Thinking Aloud

An interview on Classical 89's Thinking Aloud with Wes Sims on the future of space exploration and education.

Making Science Hip


Interview with Maureen Cavanaugh on KPBS's These Days about space exploration policy and NOVA ScienceNOW.

Humanist Network News


Acceptance speech for the Isaac Asimov Award from the American Humanist Association.

Point of Inquiry: The Pluto Files


In this Point of Inquiry conversation, recent discoveries in astronomy are discussed along with the controversy regarding the status of Pluto and whether teaching the controversy over Pluto's status is helpful in teaching astronomy, and how this compares to the "teaching the controversy" argument regarding evolution versus intelligent design creationism.

Voice of America


Voice of America News profile with Adam Phillips.

Science Friday

Science Friday on NPR

Discussion of Pluto, teaching science, and the state of NASA.

Astrophysicist Chronicles the Battle Over Pluto


NPR's All things Considered interview about the battle over Pluto and its planethood.

American Freethought

American Freethought

The American Freethought interviews Dr. Tyson and looks at the cosmic dust-up that resulted from the demotion of the planet Pluto to dwarf planet by the International Astronomical Union.

The Brian Lehrer Show


Interview on WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show with reflections on Pluto and the night sky.