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...

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This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #43, Winter 2017 Copyright © 2020 Salvo |