Lifechangers: Neil deGrasse Tyson

 Lifechangers: Neil deGrasse Tyson - Discovery
April 17, 2017 · transcript

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In Lifechangers, Kevin Fong talks to people about their lives in science.
Astrophysicist and Director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York City, Neil deGrasse Tyson is well known in the US since he presented the TV series Cosmos: a spacetime odyssey. He talks to Kevin Fong about growing up in Brooklyn, becoming obsessed with the night sky and how he became a broadcaster and writer.
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00:00:00welcome to discovery a chance to explore scientific inventions and revelations please write to us if you can and let people know about us on social media BBC world service put concert supported by advertising thank you for downloading from the BBC the details of a complete range of podcast
00:00:19and outcomes of use go to BBC world service dot com slash podcasts anything you can do as a kid that you just like in like candy are doesn't mean you want to be a candy manufacturer but I'd like to the universe and there was a limitless this to
00:00:36it and on ending frontier I'm Kevin fall on this week's life changes I'm talking to Neil degrasse Tyson broadcaster astro physicist and director of the Hayden planetarium in New York City in twenty fourteen he presented cosmos a spacetime Odyssey billed as the successor to call Sagan's iconic nineteen
00:00:59eighty series the cross Tyson has become one of the most recognizable scientists in the United States and has dedicated his life to popularizing physics ...
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