StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson

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  • 2015
  • 5 Seasons
  • 7.8  (657)

StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson is a series that explores outer space with the astrophysicist. In each episode, Tyson has a special guest who is well-versed in the science concept of the episode. From general science concepts to specific topics that pertain to astronomy or humanity, the show covers a vast array of scientific concepts.

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Journalist Christiane Amanpour
16. Journalist Christiane Amanpour
May 16, 2019
Neil deGrasse Tyson and war correspondent Christiane Amanpour find order in the chaotic debate over journalistic neutrality. Joining Neil are comic Eugene Mirman, investigative journalist Azmat Khan and conflict journalist Judith Matloff.
Director Darren Aronofsky
15. Director Darren Aronofsky
May 9, 2019
Director Darren Aronofsky ("Mother!").
Weird Al Yankovic
13. Weird Al Yankovic
May 2, 2019
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with famed parody songwriter and performer Weird Al. Tyson is joined in the Hall of the Universe by comedian co-host Maysoon Zayid, along with fellow astrophysicist Charles Liu, to discuss Weird Al's incorporation of science in his parodies, visual versus spoken comedy and why it's cool to be a nerd.
Author Patricia Cornwell
12. Author Patricia Cornwell
May 2, 2019
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with best-selling crime novelist Patricia Cornwell. Tyson is joined in the Hall of the Universe by comedian co-host Matt Kirshen and forensic pathologist Rebecca Folkerth to get to the bottom of forensics, how crimes are solved with science. Neuroscientist Andrew Newberg adds his expertise on the intersection of mind, body and soul.
Actor Jeff Goldblum
11. Actor Jeff Goldblum
April 25, 2019
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews actor and geek icon Jeff Goldblum for a curious conversation about everything from bringing back dinosaurs to giving our address to aliens. Tyson is joined by co-host Chuck Nice and paleontologist Ross MacPhee to debate science ethics and the idea of de-extinction.
Actor James Marsden
10. Actor James Marsden
April 25, 2019
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson and actor James Marsden explore humans' hopes and fears about artificial intelligence, as inspired by the theme park depicted in "Westworld." They cover the future of AI, free will and whether humans should be cautious of robots.
Author George R.R. Martin
9. Author George R.R. Martin
April 18, 2019
Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with "Game of Thrones" author George R. R. Martin. Tyson is joined in the Hall of the Universe by comedian co-host Matt Kirshen and medieval expert Racha Kirakosian for an in-depth journey through the science and history of "Game of Thrones." Paleontologist Mark Norell and astrophysicist Charles Liu join to discuss two-legged dragons and zombie outbreaks.
Actor Anna Deveare Smith
8. Actor Anna Deveare Smith
April 18, 2019
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson and actor and playwright Anna Deavere Smith explore the complex roles that art and science play in inspiring societal change. They touch on cultural aspects including metaphor, language and the importance of valuing art. Tyson is joined by Eugene Mirman and sociologist Dorothy Roberts for conversations about taboo social issues.
Actor Jack Black
7. Actor Jack Black
April 11, 2019
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson blows the mind of actor and musician Jack Black in a conversation about all things universe-related. Black's cosmic curiosity takes them from talk of black holes to the debate about whether we are living in an alien simulation.
News Anchor Dan Rather
6. News Anchor Dan Rather
April 11, 2019
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with iconic reporter and former CBS news anchor, Dan Rather. Tyson is joined in the Hall of the Universe by comedian co-host Paula Poundstone and journalism professor Jeff Jarvis, to discuss sharing science and knowledge through the news. They also tackle how information availability has affected news and its consumption.
Us Space Command
5. Us Space Command
April 4, 2019
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson features his exclusive tour of the U.S. Air Force's remote Thule Air Base in Greenland and his interview with commander of the Air Force Space Command and four-star general, John Raymond. Tyson is joined by comedian co-host Chuck Nice and space security expert Laura Grego to tackle satellite communication, national security, space security and the science of defense.
Bill Nye
4. Bill Nye
December 3, 2018
Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews Bill Nye, one of America's most recognized science educators, to discuss the science of communication, romance and more.
The Big Bang Theory's Simon Helberg & Bill Prady
3. The Big Bang Theory's Simon Helberg & Bill Prady
November 26, 2018
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews actor Simon Helberg and co-creator Bill Prady ("The Big Bang Theory"); comic Chuck Nice, astrophysicist Charles Liu and theoretical physicist Janna Levin discuss the portrayal of scientists in pop culture.
Joe Rogan and the Science of Primitive Man
2. Joe Rogan and the Science of Primitive Man
November 19, 2018
An interview with UFC commentator and podcast host Joe Rogan.
Description

StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson is a series that explores outer space with the astrophysicist. In each episode, Tyson has a special guest who is well-versed in the science concept of the episode. From general science concepts to specific topics that pertain to astronomy or humanity, the show covers a vast array of scientific concepts.

StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson is a series that is currently running and has 5 seasons (75 episodes). The series first aired on April 20, 2015.

Where to Watch StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson

StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson is available for streaming on the National Geographic Channe website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Hulu, National Geographic, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    April 20, 2015
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (657)