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SNL mocks Scientology, where 'religion and science are intertwined'

Technically Incorrect: After astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson tells Christians they have no right to criticize the Church of Scientology, "Saturday Night Live" has other ideas.

By 6 April 2015

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Neil deGrasse Tyson shares meaning of life with 6-year-old, nails it

It's an impossible question to answer -- unless you're Neil deGrasse Tyson. Watch the famed astrophysicist take on a young boy's loaded query, and knock it out of the park.

By 18 January 2015

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Wander around in a van Gogh painting with this VR app (Tomorrow Daily 180)

If you've ever dreamed of taking a stroll through your favorite painting, this VR app might be of interest. Using van Gogh's "The Night Cafe," one developer transformed a whimsical 2D painting into a beautiful VR experience, complete with subtle animations throughout.

By 20 May 2015

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DeGrasse Tyson says Superman vs. Batman may come down to public opinion

Technically Incorrect: Speaking about many deep scientific matters with Jon Stewart, the astrophysicist tries to answer society's big question.

By 24 April 2015

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That hush-hush Air Force space plane just headed back into orbit

The X-37B -- undertaking its fourth mission -- shared its rocket ride back to space with an experimental LightSail spacecraft provided by the Bill Nye-backed Planetary Society.

By 21 May 2015

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Bill Nye, Neil deGrasse Tyson explain why you should support solar sailing

The Planetary Society gets ready to launch its LightSail -- which travels via photon bombardment -- with the help of a Kickstarter campaign.

By 13 May 2015

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Promise of a 'Galaxy Quest' TV show makes fan go a little crazy

Commentary: They're talking about a TV adaptation of the classic "Star Trek" parody, and Crave's Kelsey Adams isn't sure she wants it to be real. Whatever "real" means...

By 22 April 2015

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George Takei shares 'Star Trek' audition secrets with Neil deGrasse Tyson

What was it like to interview for the role of Mr. Sulu on "Star Trek"? Watch as George Takei talks about the experience that propelled his career.

By 16 April 2015

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'Interstellar' TARS robot cosplay stomps along in real life

A feat of cosplay engineering results in a full-size walking TARS robot costume that uses aluminum and a pair of iPads to get the right look.

By 8 April 2015

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See how the 'Interstellar' robots walked on set as life-sized puppets, not CGI

A fascinating behind-the-scenes video shows how mobile metal cabinets TARS and CASE really walked among the actors of Christopher Nolan's sci-fi opus.

By 27 March 2015