Neil deGrasse Tyson is an astrophysicist, author, and science communicator who is known for his ability to make complex scientific concepts accessible and engaging to the general public. He is the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York City and a research associate at the Department of Astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural History.
Tyson has written several popular science books, including “The Pluto Files,” “Astrophysics for People in a Hurry,” and “Death by Black Hole.” He has also hosted and appeared in several television shows and documentaries, including “Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey,” “StarTalk,” and “Nova ScienceNow.”
Tyson is a frequent commentator on scientific topics and has been interviewed by various media outlets, including CNN, Fox News, and The New York Times. He has received numerous awards and honors for his work, including NASA’s Distinguished Public Service Medal and the Stephen Hawking Medal for Science Communication.