Here’s a guy who Paul Ryan, Eric Cantor and other “deficit hawks” refuse to debate. Grover Norquist blanches when you mention his name, and hopes and prays you won’t listen to him: Neil de Grasse Tyson.
The film was put together from several statements by Tyson, by Evan Schurr.
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Thank you to user florentgermain for the French subtitles
Hey, this is a year old. Why are you sitting on your hands? Our future, our children’s future, our great-great-grandchildren’s futures, are on the line.
Tip of the old scrub brush to Robert Krulwich at NPR, who pulled this out and started discussing it again.
- The most astounding fact about the universe, according to Neil DeGrasse Tyson (earthsky.org)
- Neil Tyson Gives Lecture On Why Society Benefits From Scientific Research and More (subzinfo.wordpress.com)
- Neil DeGrasse Tyson: science funding can “guarantee your economic future” (arstechnica.com)
- theGrio’s 100: Neil deGrasse Tyson, the nation’s expert on space (thegrio.com)
- Neil deGrasse Tyson: Has the Future Arrived? (myscienceacademy.org)
- Hubble 3D