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Building a Virtual World - Drone Racing League
2020-09-25 15:00:00
They're fun, they're fast, they're drones. Neil deGrasse Tyson explores the Drone Racing League with founder and CEO Nicholas Horbaczewski, Marilyn Smith, PhD, Director of the Georgia Tech Vertical Lift Research Center of Excellence, Chuck Nice, and Gary O'Reilly.
55 minutes, 53 seconds


Cosmic Queries - Life on Venus
2020-09-21 15:00:00
Is there life on Venus? Neil deGrasse Tyson, comic co-host Paul Mecurio, and astrobiologist David Grinspoon investigate the recent discovery of phosphine gas in Venus's atmosphere and answer your Cosmic Queries.
49 minutes


Cosmic Queries - Interspecies Communication
2020-09-14 15:00:00
Will we ever be able to talk to animals? Neil deGrasse Tyson, comic co-host Chuck Nice, and marine mammal scientist Diana Reiss, PhD, answer fan-submitted Cosmic Queries on animal and interspecies communications.
50 minutes, 32 seconds


Revolutionizing Tennis, with Nick Kyrgios
2020-09-11 15:00:00
Has tennis gotten too routine? Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-hosts Gary O'Reilly and Chuck Nice investigate the people and technology shaking up the sport with Top 40 player Nick Kyrgios and David Ramos, Coaching Education and Performance Manager at the USTA.
50 minutes, 13 seconds


Cosmic Queries: Lunar Geology
2020-09-07 15:00:00
Why does the Moon have more craters than the Earth? What's the Moon's true color? Is the dark side of the Moon real? Could we terraform the Moon? Neil deGrasse Tyson, Chuck Nice, and planetary scientist Raquel Nuno answer fan questions on lunar geology.
50 minutes, 1


Cosmic Queries - Stargazing
2020-08-31 15:00:00
Has looking up at the stars changed over time? Neil Tyson, co-host Negin Farsad, and Emily Levesque, PhD, astrophysics professor and author of The Last Stargazers: The Enduring Story of Astronomy's Vanishing Explorers, answer fan questions on stargazing.
50 minutes, 34 seconds


Rebuilding the Human Body
2020-08-28 15:00:00
How do we rebuild athletes after injury? Neil deGrasse Tyson, co-hosts Gary O'Reilly and Chuck Nice, and orthopedic surgeon Kevin R. Stone, MD, investigate the world of surgeries and recovery.
54 minutes, 14 seconds


Exploring Grit, with Angela Duckworth
2020-08-24 15:00:00
What is grit? Neil deGrasse Tyson, comic co-host Chuck Nice, and psychologist, author, and world-renown expert on grit Angela Duckworth, PhD, answer fan-submitted Cosmic Queries on the science of grit.
56 minutes, 38 seconds


Cosmic Queries - Sharks
2020-08-17 15:00:00
To celebrate shark week, Neil deGrasse Tyson, comic co-host Jordan Klepper, and shark scientist Jasmin Graham answer your fan-submitted Cosmic Queries about sharks - megalodons, shark attacks, the "science" of Sharknado, and more!
53 minutes, 54 seconds


Artificial Intelligence and Sports
2020-08-14 15:00:00
Will AI change sports? Has it changed sports already? Neil deGrasse Tyson, co-hosts Gary O'Reilly and Chuck Nice, IBM's Noah Syken and Second Spectrum's Rajiv Maheswaran investigate how artificial intelligence is impacting sports.
58 minutes, 39 seconds




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