Neil deGrasse Tyson & the Conflation of Physics & Pretentious Philosophy
A star-gazer by age nine, Neil deGrasse Tyson graduated from the Bronx High School of Science, then went on to earn a B.A. in physics from Harvard and a Ph.D. in astrophysics from Columbia University. He has since received twenty honorary doctorates and more commendations than a one-page article can list, including People magazine's "Sexiest Astrophysicist Alive."
He's hosted PBS's NOVA ScienceNOW, the science-comedy hybrid...