Neil deGrasse Tyson Quotes

The Physicist was the darling of the cold war …atomic energy was responsible for so much of the politics of the Cold War.

Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
  • Born: October 5, 1958
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Scientist

Neil deGrasse Tyson is an American astrophysicist, author, and science communicator. Since 1996, he has been the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose Center for Earth and Space in New York City. The center is part of the American Museum of Natural History, where Tyson founded the Department of Astrophysics in 1997 and has been a research associate in the department since 2003.