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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos joins Pentagon innovation board

Bezos and celebrity astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson are among the latest to join the agency's Defense Innovation Advisory Board.

By 29 July 2016

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Neil deGrasse Tyson honors Orlando shooting victims with facts about rainbows

Renowned scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson finds a subtle and graceful way to pay his respects to the victims of the Orlando massacre.

By 16 June 2016

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The stunning, heartwarming reason why people don't use Siri

Technically Incorrect: A new study reveals that people have remarkably human reservations about voice assistants.

By 6 June 2016

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Space station film school: How astronauts shot this glorious IMAX movie

"A Beautiful Planet" director Toni Myers reveals how you make a film on the International Space Station, the dangers of cosmic radiation and her love of "Interstellar".

By 11 June 2016

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Famed rapper insists world is flat

Technically Incorrect: Atlanta-based rapper and producer B.o.B shows images that "prove" the world is not round. Neil deGrasse Tyson tries to prove him wrong.

By 27 January 2016

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'Crowd Control' part 2: Heaven is on Earth, just not this one

CNET's crowdsourced science fiction novel continues, revealing the secrets of the afterlife.

By 10 May 2016

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Dad who confiscated daughter's iPhone acquitted on theft charge

Technically Incorrect: A Texas father appears in court for taking away his 12-year-old's phone. He says he was merely trying to discipline her.

By 2 February 2016

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Snowden says aliens could be trying to get in touch right now

Technically Incorrect: In a conversation with Neil DeGrasse Tyson, the Moscow-based NSA whistleblower offers his views on interplanetary communication. He fears their communication may be encrypted, so we're missing it.

By 21 September 2015

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Neil deGrasse Tyson and Bill Nye on what was wrong with 'Interstellar'

Scientists Bill Nye and Neil deGrasse Tyson sat down to discuss the movie "Interstellar," and why one surprising plot point in the film destroyed the movie's believability for both of them.

By 11 September 2015

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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