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Goldilocks and the Three Planets Read

Natural History Magazine

What conditions are favorable for life to exist in the universe?

Pluto's Honor Read

Natural History Magazine

What makes Pluto peculiar and why it's no longer considered a planet.

Certain Uncertainties, Part II Read

Natural History Magazine

Setting the record straight on data uncertainty and society's perception of science.

Certain Uncertainties, Part I Read

Natural History Magazine

Setting the record straight on data uncertainty and society's perception of science.

Space Travel Troubles Read

Natural History Magazine

The challenges and solutions to affordable space travel.

Just Visiting This Planet Buy

Just Visiting this Planet by Neil deGrasse Tyson

A collection of six years from a Q & A column written monthly for Star Date magazine.

Misaligned Stars Read

The New York Times

A commentary on science literacy in the arts and society.

Charlie Rose: NASA's Extraterrestrial Life Program Watch

Charlie Rose

A conversation with Ed Weiler, director of NASA's origin program, Michael Lemonick, author of "Other Worlds" and Neil Tyson, the director of the Hayden Planetarium, about the possibility of life on other planets and NASA's program that explores the question.

Water, Water Read

Natural History Magazine

Water in the Solar System: where it's abundant and where it's absent.

To Fly Read

Natural History Magazine

The story of flight, from the Wright Brothers to outer space.