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Colbert to Neil deGrasse Tyson: Pluto 'has a heart, unlike you'

Watch Stephen Colbert try to coax some love for Pluto out of Neil deGrasse Tyson while they eat Klondike bars and discuss drafting in Nascar.

By 16 July 2015

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World of love for Pluto during New Horizons flyby

NASA's New Horizons craft scans the secrets of Pluto and beyond after a nine-year journey. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson calls the NASA mission "a triumph of engineering and the laws of physics."

By 15 July 2015

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World of love for Pluto during New Horizons flyby

NASA's New Horizons craft scans the secrets of Pluto and beyond after a nine-year journey. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson calls the NASA mission "a triumph of engineering and the laws of physics.

By 15 July 2015

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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 lays out the history of everything in under 8 minutes

From the Big Bang to mammals with big brains, the Internet's resident smart guy runs through literally everything in the time it takes to stand in line for a latte.

By 23 July 2015

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Express your rage over Pluto's de-planeting with this Woot shirt

Tired of people piling on poor Pluto just because they believe it's no longer a planet? Amazon's daily deal website has a shirt that will show what side you're on.

By 17 July 2015

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NASA gives Pluto's 'heart' a name, reveals second riveting shot of dwarf planet

In a just-held briefing, NASA says that Pluto's "heart" will be named for the dwarf planet's original discoverer, a dark spot on moon Charon is called "Mordor," and Pluto is a relative newborn.

By 16 July 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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Uh-oh! Bill Nye's solar spacecraft needs a reboot

The experimental LightSail spacecraft has lost communication with Earth due to a software glitch. So far, attempts to initiate a reboot have been unsuccessful.

By 30 May 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