Science and Technology

"Space Chronicles: Facing the Ultimate Frontier"

Neil deGrasse Tyson

About the Program

Neil deGrasse Tyson talks about the history and future of NASA and the US space program.  He argues that the exploration of space benefits Americans more than they may think.  Hosted by the American Museum of Natural History in New York City.    

About the Authors

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson is director of the Museum of Natural History's Hayden Planetarium.  He served on President George W. Bush's commission on the Future of the US Aerospace Industry (2001) and the commission on the Implementation of the United States Space Exploration Policy (2004).  Mr. Tyson is the author of "The Sky is Not the Limit" and "Death By Black Hole."    


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"Space Chronicles: Facing the Ultimate Frontier"

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Past Airings

  • Wednesday, September 5th at 12am (ET)
  • Tuesday, September 4th at 10:15pm (ET)
  • Monday, May 28th at 8:30pm (ET)
  • Monday, April 16th at 5:45am (ET)
  • Sunday, April 1st at 8:30am (ET)
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