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Neil deGrasse Tyson
2 days ago
And so ends a week of gift suggestions. Thanks for indulging. I now return to my normal posts.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
2 days ago
Gift suggestions… “Peace, Love & Science” Weekly image & link to a T-shirt. Conceived & designed by fans. Approved by me. (After fees to the artist, proceeds go to educational organizations.)
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
3 days ago
Gift Ideas: Want a higher-level treatment of the universe? Based on a Princeton course — it’s big. Its got math. Yet it’s friendly. WELCOME TO THE UNIVERSE: An Astrophysical Tour Prefer the brief, pocket-sized, no-math version?
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
3 days ago
Gift Suggestions… Ever search for meaning in a cold, unfeeling universe? Raised in a non-science tradition, trying to reconcile your world views? You’re not alone. More than 100 heartfelt conversations with real people. “Letters From an Astrophysicist”
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
3 days ago
Last round of Gift Suggestions… Do you enjoy stupefied wonder as you peer into the unknown? Here's a video series on just those themes. THE INEXPLICABLE UNIVERSE: Unsolved Mysteries
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
4 days ago
The pudgy, lovable, mildly creepy, microscopic Tardigrade “WaterBear” would make a most excellent @Macys Thanksgiving Day parade balloon.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
5 days ago
Gift Suggestions... Still have issues with Pluto’s demotion? Here is the fully illustrated story. The science, the culture, the embattled defenders. Who, What, When, Where, Why, & How. THE PLUTO FILES: The Rise and Fall of America’s Favorite Planet
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
5 days ago
Gift Suggestions: A geeky hoodie… “Since the Universe has no center, you can’t be it.” Conceived & designed by fans. Approved by me. After fees to the artist, proceeds go to educational organizations. (Also available in T-shirts and pop-sockets.)
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
5 days ago
Gift Suggestions… Love @StarTalkRadio? That blend of science, humor, and pop-culture? If StarTalk were a large-format, highly illustrated book, then it would look exactly like… “StarTalk - The Book” Young Reader’s Edition
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
6 days ago
Congratulations to @elonmusk and his Falcon 9 rockets for helping @NASA & @ESA send space probes around the solar system. Tonight, the DART (Double Asteroid Redirect Test) misssion launches to deflect a potentially hazardous asteroid.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
6 days ago
Gift Suggestions… Know anybody who likes asking deep, imponderable questions about the universe? Based on the popular “Cosmic Queries” editions of @StarTalkRadio… “COSMIC QUERIES: StarTalk’s Guide to Who We Are, How We Got Here, & Where We’re Going”
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6 days ago
Gift Suggestions… “A Moment of Science, Please” Image & link to a Hoodie. Conceived & designed by fans. Sanctioned by me. Also available in Tee shirts and pop-sockets. After fees to the artist, proceeds go to educational organizations.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
7 days ago
Gift Suggestions… Know a "tween” kid, aged 8 to 12, who can’t get enough science? Here’s an ideal book for them, based on the No. 1 best-seller of a similar name. “Astrophysics for Young People in A Hurry”
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
7 days ago
Thanks for asking. Yes. And I even narrated it -- with my Planetarium Voice.
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Ben Gonzalez
7 days ago
@neiltyson Is there an audio book version?
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
7 days ago
Gift Suggestions… Know someone (else) who doesn’t have time to read fat books, but remains curious about the universe? Astrophysics for People in A Hurry
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
7 days ago
Gift Suggestions… Know someone who is a fan of military history? Here’s that subject told from a cosmic perspective: “ACCESSORY TO WAR: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military”
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
7 days ago
Holiday gift suggestions all week, serving the soft geek underbelly that we all possess, yet some of us hide…
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
11 days ago
Tonight (November 18, 2021) behold the most slow-and-boring cosmic spectacle in the sky's portfolio. I'm just sayin'
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
15 days ago
Don’t know for sure. I’m told that God only Zooms with Thy camera turned off.
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Jessee
15 days ago
@neiltyson So, God is a white man?
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