Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy.
Another 1 win.
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(TV Series documentary) (executive editor - 67 episodes)
(TV Series documentary) (executive editor - 6 episodes)
(book) "My Favorite Universe". The Teaching Company, 2003.
1 Print Biography |
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Neil deGrasse Tyson Ph.D. | Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson
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[on what his favorite sci-fi movies are] - Deep Impact
(1998) and Contact
(1997). They spent a lot of time getting the science right. I'm on a crusade to get movie directors to get their science right because, more often than they believe, the science is more extraordinary than anything they can invent.
At his high school's 20-year reunion in 1996, Tyson was voted the graduate with the "coolest job."