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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.

The Greatest Story Ever Told Read

Natural History Magazine

The story of the universe.

The Search for Planets Read

Natural History Magazine

The quest to find planets outside our Solar System.

Coming Attractions Read

Natural History Magazine

What's in store for Earth?

Charlie Rose: NASA's Mars Expedition Watch

Charlie Rose

A conversation with Dr. Richard Berendzen of American University and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson of the Hayden Planetarium about NASA's trip to Mars and the significance of analyzing the planet's rock samples.

An Astrophysicist's Manhattan Look

An Astrophysicist's Manhattan

A cartoon, by Stan Mack, inspired by a tour Dr. Tyson gave Stan Mack showing the astrophysical highlights of Manhattan.

On Being Round Read

Natural History Magazine

Why does nature tend to create round objects?