The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

NewsHour with Jim Lehrer

Interviewed on PBS's NewsHour with Jim Lehrer regarding the International Astronomical Union's debate on Pluto's planethood.

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

Colbert Report

Jon asks about the formation and future of the universe.

Point of Inquiry: Death by Black Hole


A Point of Inquiry interview on the popularization of science, spirituality, why scientists should be personally motivated to increase public science interest.

Who is the Most Famous Astronomer?

Slacker Astronomy Interview

Slacker Astronomy asks: Who's the most famous scientist? Interview conducted at the January 2007 meeting of the American Astronomical Society.

Living On Earth: Water On Mars?

Living On Earth

Is there water on Mars? And, if so, where is it?

The Brian Lehrer Show


Interview on WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show about life, the Universe, and everything.

NOVA ScienceNOW: Extinctions


NOVA scienceNOW producer Joe McMaster asks our series host, Neil deGrasse Tyson, why everyone should know about the Permian extinction.

Living On Earth: Lunar Love

Living On Earth

It's been 37 years since the last man was on the moon, and now, NASA says, we're going back. The U.S. space agency will send astronauts to the moon as soon as 2019.

The Leonard Lopate Show


Reflections on Hosting PBS NOVA scienceNOW on the WNYC's Leonard Lopate Show.

Jazz Inspired with Judy Carmichael

A discussion about the intersection between math, science, and music.

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