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For The Love of Hubble

Parade Magazine

The popular movement to keep the Hubble Space Telescope, and the march of discovery, alive.

Vote by Numbers

The New York Times

Commentary on the scientific analysis of polling data in the 2008 Democratic primaries.

Ask Magazine Interview

Ask Magazine Cover

An interview in NASA's Ask Magazine about the future of NASA, space travel, and space policy.

Spacecraft Behaving Badly

Natural History Magazine

Something unexpected has been happening to a pair of distant space probes. Could strange new physics be the cause?

Science, Evolution, and Creationism

Science, Evolution, and Creationism

Co-author of the National Academy of Sciences' book on Science, Evolution, and Creationism.

Does the Universe Have a Purpose?

Dr. Tyson answers the question put forth by the Templeton Foundations: Does the Universe have a Purpose?

Why America Needs to Explore Space

Parade Magazine Cover

A compelling argument for why America should remain a leader in space exploration.

The TIME 100

Time Magazine

Profile in Time Magazine's 2007 list of the 100 most influential people in the world.

The Cosmic Perspective

Natural History Magazine

Life, the universe, and everything, as seen through the eyes of an astrophysicist.

Pluto's Requiem

The story of Pluto's demotion from planethood and how a similar fate was dealt to other small bodies in the Solar System in centuries past.