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  • Fighting, Philosophy, and the Primal Mind, with Joe Rogan

    Fri 3:30pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Neil deGrasse Tyson gets inside the cage with Joe Rogan to explore the physics of fighting, mental and physical health, and the mysteries of the universe. Featuring comic co-host Sasheer Zamata, author and scholar Jonathan Gottschall, comedian Chuck Nice, and…
  • Food, Science, and Culture, with Anthony Bourdain

    Jan 4, 2019, 4:03 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Our Season 10 Premiere features Neil deGrasse Tyson’s interview with Anthony Bourdain, recorded before his death in 2018. With co-host Sasheer Zamata, food scientist Guy Crosby, Natalia Reagan, hot sauce guru Noah Chaimberg, and “SciBabe” Yvette…
  • Extended Classic – Cosmic Queries: Colonizing Mars

    Dec 28, 2018, 3:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Neil deGrasse Tyson and Chuck Nice answer your Cosmic Queries about colonizing Mars. Now extended with more questions on militarizing space, the wild frontier of space law, planetary orbits, gravity, Pluto, the heliosphere, the Drake equation, Panspermia, and…
  • Extended Classic – Cosmic Queries: The Space Race

    Dec 21, 2018, 3:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic co-host Chuck Nice answer fan-submitted Cosmic Queries on the Space Race, the global impact of the Apollo program and John F. Kennedy’s political influence. Now extended with more questions on time travel, wormholes, asteroids,…
  • Extended Classic: Cosmic Queries - Office Hours

    Dec 14, 2018, 3:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    The astrophysicist is in! Neil deGrasse Tyson and Chuck Nice answer fan-submitted Cosmic Queries on all things cosmic. Now extended with more questions about Jupiter, brown dwarfs, human intelligence, Isaac Newton, Star Wars, exomoons, and more.…
  • #ICMYI - Sports Injuries and Recovery

    Dec 13, 2018, 4:33 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Hosts Gary O’Reilly and Chuck Nice investigate the world of sports injuries and the future of recovery science alongside New York Mets and New York Rangers physician Dr. Joshua Dines and…
  • Living in Space, with Scott Kelly

    Dec 7, 2018, 3:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Discover what life is like aboard the International Space Station as Neil deGrasse Tyson sits down with former astronaut Scott Kelly, comic co-host Sasheer Zamata, former astronaut Terry Virts, Jennifer Fogarty, chief scientist of the NASA Human Research…
  • #ICYMI - Moneyball 2.0 – Soccer Edition

    Dec 6, 2018, 6:20 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Hosts Gary O’Reilly and Chuck Nice enter the world of big-data analytics and its rising influence on the game of soccer on the world stage alongside Dan Altman from North Yard Analytics…
  • Extended Classic – Let’s Make America Smart Again: The Future of NASA

    Nov 30, 2018, 3:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Re-visit our Let’s Make America Smart Again series as Neil deGrasse Tyson, comic co-host Chuck Nice, and Ellen Stofan look at the past, present, and future of NASA. Now extended with Neil and Chuck chatting with former HI-SEAS IV crew member Dr. Sheyna…
  • #ICYMI - Ultra-Running, with Ann Trason & Dr. Ultra

    Nov 29, 2018, 6:00 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Do you have what it takes to run 50,100, or 200 miles? Hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly explore ultra-running and ultramarathons with runner Ann Trason and Shawn Bearden, a.k.a. Dr.…
  • The Surfing Life, with Kelly Slater

    Nov 23, 2018, 3:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Neil deGrasse Tyson catches the perfect wave with world champion surfer Kelly Slater, comic co-host Chuck Nice, Pulitzer Prize-winning author William Finnegan, oceanographer Travis Schramek, lead engineer at the Kelly Slater Surf Ranch Adam Fincham, and Bill…
  • #ICYMI - Tiger vs Phil – 18 Holes, $9 Mil

    Nov 23, 2018, 2:15 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Tiger Woods. Phil Mickelson. 18 Holes. 9 million dollars. Hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly sit down with neuroscientist Heather Berlin and sports physicist John Eric Goff to breakdown…
  • The Future of Us, with Sir Martin Rees

    4:30pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Technology, space travel, a changing climate – What does the future hold for us? Neil deGrasse Tyson ponders humanity’s future alongside comic co-host Maeve Higgins and astrophysicist, author, and Astronomer Royal Sir Martin Rees.…
  • #ICYMI - Extreme Flying – Red Bull Air Race, with Kirby Chambliss

    Thu 6:08pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Hop in, buckle up, and earn your wings alongside hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly as they explore Red Bull Air Racing with Technical Director Jim “Jimbo” Reed, and pilot and 2-time…
  • StarTalk @ NY Comic Con: It’s About Time!

    Nov 9, 2018, 4:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Neil deGrasse Tyson hosts a wibbly wobbly, timey wimey evening of time travel, quantum states, and wormholes recorded live at NY Comic Con 2018. Featuring Chuck Nice, theoretical physicist Brian Greene, and the Impractical Jokers’ James "Murr" Murray.…
  • #ICYMI - The Sweet Science of Boxing, with Sugar Ray Leonard

    Nov 8, 2018, 5:25 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee. Hosts Gary O’Reilly and Chuck Nice enter the ring with legendary boxer Sugar Ray Leonard and neurologist and ringside physician Dr. Anthony…
  • From Puppets to Performance Capture, with Frank Oz and Andy Serkis

    Nov 2, 2018, 4:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Yoda, Miss Piggy, Cookie Monster, King Kong, Gollum, and more – Neil deGrasse Tyson, comic co-host Adam Conover, astrophysicist Charles Liu, and Bill Nye explore the world of puppeteering and performance capture with Frank Oz and Andy Serkis. Listen you…
  • #ICYMI - Mental Health in Sports, with Royce White

    Nov 1, 2018, 6:21 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly explore the state of mental health in sports, with former NBA player and mental health advocate Royce White, neuroscientist Heather Berlin, and the…
  • Curing Cancer, with 2018 Nobel Laureate Jim Allison

    Oct 26, 2018, 4:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic co-host Chuck Nice answer fan-submitted Cosmic Queries on cancer research with freshly-minted 2018 Nobel laureate and immunologist Dr. Jim Allison, who’s at the frontier of finding new cancer immunotherapy treatments. …
  • #ICYMI - Ask a Sports Engineer, with David James

    Oct 25, 2018, 5:50 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Gary O’Reilly and Chuck Nice answer your questions and investigate the collision of sports, technology, and engineering alongside David James, sports engineer and Director of Photo…
  • First Man – Celebrating Neil Armstrong

    Oct 19, 2018, 4:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Neil deGrasse Tyson, comic co-host Chuck Nice, and Astro Mike Massimino celebrate Neil Armstrong and the impact of his career and the legacy of his first steps on the Moon. Featuring interviews with Neil Armstrong and Apollo Flight Director Gene Kranz.…
  • #ICYMI - Juiced Balls, Broken Bats & Record Breakers, with Shawn Green

    Oct 18, 2018, 2:43 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly explore the science of baseball with physicist Alan Nathan, James Sherwood, Director at the Baseball Research Center, and baseball great Shawn Green.
  • The Illusion of Free Will, with Sam Harris

    Oct 12, 2018, 4:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Neil deGrasse Tyson investigates free will, morality, meditation, psychedelic experiences, artificial intelligence, and more alongside neuroscientist and author Sam Harris, comic co-host Godfrey, neurotheologist Andrew Newberg, and neuroscientist Robert…
  • #ICYMI - Gender in Sports, with Joanna Harper

    Oct 11, 2018, 6:00 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly sit down with neuroscientist Heather Berlin and Joanna Harper, medical physicist and transgender endurance athlete, to investigate the complexities of…
  • Hidden Figures, with Margot Lee Shetterly and Janelle Monáe

    Oct 5, 2018, 4:30 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Discover more about NASA’s “Hidden Figures” as Neil deGrasse Tyson sits down with author Margot Lee Shetterly, Janelle Monáe, comic co-host Sasheer Zamata, NASA Chief Historian Bill Barry, NASA systems engineer Tracy Drain, and Bill Nye the Science Guy.…
  • #ICYMI - Conquering Mountains, with Vanessa O’Brien

    Oct 4, 2018, 5:19 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Explore the world of mountaineering as hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly take a mental expedition to the world’s highest peaks alongside world-record breaking mountain climber Vanessa…
  • The Truthiness, with Stephen Colbert

    Sep 28, 2018, 5:15 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Uncover the truthiness and nothing but the truthiness as Neil deGrasse Tyson sits down with Stephen Colbert, comic co-host Adam Conover, author Sophia McClennen, Bill Nye the Science Guy, and Rev. James Martin, SJ, to investigate the science of satire.…
  • #ICYMI - Cosmic Queries: Sports Physics Trivia, with Charles Liu

    Sep 27, 2018, 6:52 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Football on Mars, tricky cricket physics, curving curling rocks, and more – Hosts Gary O’Reilly and Chuck Nice sit down with astrophysicist Charles Liu to answer fan-submitted Cosmic…
  • Communicating the Science, with Alan Alda

    Sep 21, 2018, 5:15 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    Neil deGrasse Tyson explores the craft of getting people excited about science with legendary actor and award-winning science communicator Alan Alda, comic co-host Matt Kirshen, neuroscientist Heather Berlin, primatologist Natalia Reagan, and Bill Nye the…
  • #ICYMI - Golf’s 2018 Ryder Cup: Physics & Psychology at the Albatros

    Sep 20, 2018, 6:03 pm By Neil deGrasse Tyson
    In case you missed this episode on the Playing with Science channel… Are you ready for the 2018 Ryder Cup? Hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O’Reilly prepare for golf’s most exciting, and most intense, tournament alongside sports physicist John Eric Goff and…