Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy.
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(TV Series documentary) (executive editor - 67 episodes)
(TV Series documentary) (executive editor - 6 episodes)
(book) "Merlin's Tour of the Universe". New York: Columbia University Press, 1989. ISBN-10: 0231069243
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Neil deGrasse Tyson Ph.D. | Neil deGrasse Tyson PhD | Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson
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Recognize that the very molecules that make up your body, the atoms that construct the molecules, are traceable to the crucibles that were once the centers of high mass stars that exploded their chemically rich guts into the galaxy, enriching pristine gas clouds with the chemistry of life. So that we are all connected to each other biologically, to the earth chemically and to the rest of the ...
First African American director of the American Museum of Natural History's Hayden Planetarium, in New York City. Tyson is also a researcher, a professor of astrophysics at Princeton University, and a general-interest science columnist. Author of books for nonspecialists on space and the universe (listed under Other Works).