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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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Stanford to Colbert: Yes, you can climb like Spider-Man

When Stephen Colbert says science has ruined Spider-Man, a Stanford engineer makes a video showing off his gecko-inspired gloves that proves the late-night TV host wrong.

By 29 January 2016

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Dog owners less neurotic than cat owners, says study

Technically Incorrect: A new study suggests that those who own pets are a little more satisfied with life and dog owners are more conscientious, extroverted and agreeable than cat owners.

By 1 February 2016

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Ellen Pao's not so excellent Lyft adventure with juror from her trial

Technically Incorrect: The woman who sued venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins for sex discrimination and lost discovers that her Lyft driver voted against her.

By 1 February 2016

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Neil deGrasse Tyson goes all out against flat-earther B.o.B

Technically Incorrect: The rapper insists the world is flat. The astrophysicist accuses him of being an anti-intellectual...on Comedy Central of course.

By 30 January 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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Watch Paul Rudd beat Stephen Hawking at quantum chess

Technically Incorrect: The "Ant-Man" actor shows he doesn't have a shrunken brain as he battles the great physicist. Keanu Reeves provides the play-by-play.

By 29 January 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