Neil deGrasse Tyson: The Military/Space Alliance Runs Deep

  • Published: 12 September 2018
  • The author of 'Accessory to War' describes his realization that, despite the tendency for members of the space sciences to lean anti-war, there has long been a connection between their field and the art of modern warfare.

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  • John Stratton
    John Stratton  23 hours back

    They’re friends

    • crustielandroxx333
      crustielandroxx333  2 days back

      Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson is a national treasure :)

      • Marco Peña
        Marco Peña  3 days back

        Columbus using a puny eclipse to scare and impress Caribes...
        -Laughs in Mayan (Quiché)

        • Ja'Nasia Price
          Ja'Nasia Price  3 days back

          “pluto had it comin.” 💀💀

          • jesus garcia
            jesus garcia  4 days back

            who made go\ taht plutoits not a palnet tat's the quetion

            • Blackball
              Blackball  5 days back

              7:22..." bad and they're comin @ you "

              • Lindalee Law
                Lindalee Law  7 days back

                So Rod Serling was,right

                • CC
                  CC  1 weeks back

                  On speed and meth lol

                  • Bobby Boucher
                    Bobby Boucher  1 weeks back

                    i feel like he's been dabbling with some energy enhancing powder lately

                    • Victor Unbea
                      Victor Unbea  3 weeks back

                      There is evidence that , for a while, both Jupiter and Saturn migrated inwards towards the Sun before resonating and heading outwards again. During that time it's most likely that they both crossed many orbits so Dr Tyson's argument is either invalid or removes both of them from his planetary definition.

                      • Sreekar Pradyumna
                        Sreekar Pradyumna  4 weeks back

                        It amazes me how good Colbert is as a host. The man has perfected the damn artform.

                        • Peggy Trawick
                          Peggy Trawick  4 weeks back

                          We got two men on the moon, what else do you want? A machine was sent to Mars the Red planet was just the color of rust

                          • primostire
                            primostire  1 months back

                            I wish N.D.T was my drug dealer. He would explain my addiction so perfect that i would be honored to spin that glass...

                            • primostire
                              primostire  1 months back

                              Star talk would be awesome if he didn't have doinkers for
                              co- hosts/ guests.. Most of the guests could care less about starTalk.lets get some real mofo on that bitch.

                              • atomic man
                                atomic man  1 months back

                                Trivial question should pluto be a planet.. it's more culturally important with our educational system and what we got taught than actually important

                                • james88
                                  james88  1 months back

                                  Lets change uranus to Madiq

                                  • Marc Clinton
                                    Marc Clinton  2 months back

                                    1,234,561 views... cool

                                    • Juan Carlos
                                      Juan Carlos  2 months back

                                      What a way to mask the fact that NASA was started by Nazis 💁🏿‍♂️

                                      • Juan Carlos
                                        Juan Carlos  2 months back

                                        @Romarina Read about Operation Paperclip

                                      • Romarina
                                        Romarina  2 months back

                                        Juan Carlos how's that?

                                    • Eli Fulop
                                      Eli Fulop  2 months back

                                      Stephen is really damn smart

                                      • Renaissance Rules
                                        Renaissance Rules  2 months back

                                        Today's India = Germany in 1937 ... scientists running away to POST--Renaissance countries (because the South Asian nation ELECTED disgusting pseudo-scientific terrorist-mentality politicians, like Hitler).
                                        Don't ever let the Indian pro-establishment make you believe in "REVERSE" brain drain. They are going back to India BECAUSE THEY WERE FIRED FROM THEIR JOBS DURING 2008-12 Financial Crisis. Rings a bell? And because of TRUMP. Also because things are SLIGHTLY cheaper in India.
                                        While all of my technology-expert friends who support the current Opposition, have already applied for PR in Canada, Norway and the more enlightened part of the world, the Govt. has stopped releasing data of FARMER SUICIDES (estimated to be 1 every hour) until last year. This government is in its second term, while COMMUNAL LYNCHINGS, ABUSE of WOMEN, MINORITIES and TRIBALS is RAPIDLY INCREASING.

                                        • Mr11ESSE111
                                          Mr11ESSE111  2 months back

                                          it is fascinated how tyson de Grass are egoistic asshole like most of official public scientists!! he even see fakn video from f-18 and pilot who tape that and that UFO gone but he would say every other retarded excuse now without logic

                                          • Mr11ESSE111
                                            Mr11ESSE111  2 months back

                                            @Montello 90 no i want!! if he and sinilar are so egoistic that means he would not see big UFO sheep even if that ship landing on his nose&head

                                          • Montello 90
                                            Montello 90  2 months back

                                            Black Astro Physicist. Come on, he should be confident. There is ego and then there is arrogance. Give him a break for now at least.

                                        • JOE NASR
                                          JOE NASR  2 months back

                                          Who thinks that Tyson is a big baby?

                                          • UNITED MONEY
                                            UNITED MONEY  2 months back

                                            1st time educative funny video

                                            • Jon Snow
                                              Jon Snow  2 months back

                                              i dont get the insult part where neil says the noun is implied. can someone please explain

                                              • DaGaming Snake
                                                DaGaming Snake  2 months back

                                                Personal planet definition: a body of mass created naturally by the universe orbiting a star system and has a second smaller body (also created by the universe) in an orbit around it. Boom

                                                • Captain Jack Sparrow
                                                  Captain Jack Sparrow  2 months back

                                                  After watching this and then talking to Scientists at the University.
                                                  "You know, I'm something of a scientist myself."

                                                  • william jackson
                                                    william jackson  2 months back

                                                    I'm a little *alienated* by the beard Stephen

                                                    • Jason Land
                                                      Jason Land  2 months back

                                                      Neil kick ass Tyson

                                                      • Samm Star
                                                        Samm Star  2 months back

                                                        I'm so happy to see all of his appearances on Colbert have almost 2 million views each. Makes me happy for humanity

                                                        • Hackman
                                                          Hackman  2 months back

                                                          Neil needs to read Mahabharata and Bhagwat Geeta. Some similar ideologies in there.

                                                          • J C
                                                            J C  2 months back

                                                            Wernher Von Braun also hung the 4 slowest workers in front of his factory every week. Cool rocket though.

                                                            • legoman7041
                                                              legoman7041  2 months back

                                                              What the fuck happened to Stephen? His beard is white for some reason? Why not dye both or dye neither.

                                                              • athul reni george
                                                                athul reni george  3 months back

                                                                Neil de Grasse Tyson is simply the GOAT....

                                                                • Excalibruhhh
                                                                  Excalibruhhh  3 months back

                                                                  Do Joe Rogan, Trevor Noah, now Colbert show... Somehow this story is still good...

                                                                  • Vladimir Ferrand
                                                                    Vladimir Ferrand  4 months back


                                                                    • Dillinger R.
                                                                      Dillinger R.  4 months back

                                                                      I call BS on that Columbus story, any long established tribe and whatnot would know what they were looking at.

                                                                      • VanillaThunder
                                                                        VanillaThunder  4 months back

                                                                        Tyson LOVES that Columbus story...I’ve heard him tell it on several different occasions. He ain’t wrong, though. Columbus was a dick!

                                                                        • Montello 90
                                                                          Montello 90  2 months back

                                                                          He likes the discovery of electricity and so should you, hmmm???

                                                                      • Denis Shillingford
                                                                        Denis Shillingford  4 months back

                                                                        Eisenhower talked about the danger of it a science being used in war. And we see you today

                                                                        • dancechica
                                                                          dancechica  4 months back

                                                                          "I've never heard worse insult not stated"

                                                                          • Neg Ative
                                                                            Neg Ative  4 months back

                                                                            He, basically, just explained to a top liberal mouthpiece why liberal philosophy is a fairytale in a way Colbert could live with.

                                                                            • Ben Adams
                                                                              Ben Adams  4 months back

                                                                              It's easy to talk about stuff nobody can check.
                                                                              Let me save you some time, not the usual bs nobody knows anything about.
                                                                              All of this, bar PCR has been done in school by many, all we need is connect the dots.

                                                                              It is all reproducible and you can always try to falsify something I am open.

                                                                              So here is how everything really works, I think ;):

                                                                              We are sitting in some sort of Van Der Graaf generator, we power it
                                                                              though our activity by ionizing the air that then gets trapped into the
                                                                              dome it charges, (hence lightnings when overloaded), it powers both the
                                                                              moon, which is some sort of Pelletier effect, and the sun, which is
                                                                              some sort of Tesla coil, that acts on noble gasses like on a fluorescent
                                                                              tube, hence the white cold light of the day even without an apparent
                                                                              sun. So life powers the celestial vault, in return, the cycles of hot and
                                                                              cold exactly like in a Polymerase Chain Reaction, sustain life.

                                                                              We are in an enclosed self-sustaining life support system, the above is
                                                                              what you really need to know.

                                                                              What is disguised as science is really a brainwash, I know because I
                                                                              used to be you.

                                                                              • michaelmisanthrope
                                                                                michaelmisanthrope  5 months back

                                                                                I want 8 because of the musical scales. Perhaps Pluto could serve as a half note or we could find 3 more planets which, including Pluto, would represent the white keys and the black and then....Universal Harmony.

                                                                                • Kilmaurs09
                                                                                  Kilmaurs09  5 months back

                                                                                  Why does Christopher Columbus get the blame for the slaves? He didn';t want them Queen Isabelle did. Back then slave trading was legal. As horrific as that is, im not justifying what he did, he was honoring his contract with Queen Isabella. None ever mentions her....why?...

                                                                                  • Jithin Jacob
                                                                                    Jithin Jacob  5 months back

                                                                                    This might be a dumb question. If the definition of a planet is that it should be large enough to cause its gravity to turn it into a sphere and it should clear out its orbit, causing Pluto not to be a planet, then why is Neptune a planet since it hasn't cleared Pluto out of its orbit?

                                                                                    • Jithin Jacob
                                                                                      Jithin Jacob  5 months back

                                                                                      I've watched this so many times, I've lost count. I love Neil and Stephen together. I rewatch all their interviews many times. I love the hour-long talk they had at a school. I could listen to them for hours. It's so sad that they can't together that often to record something ...

                                                                                      • TheCanadiangirl4
                                                                                        TheCanadiangirl4  5 months back

                                                                                        Americans: Just out of curiosity, were you taught about Operation Paperclip in school?

                                                                                        • Hayden Amero
                                                                                          Hayden Amero  5 months back

                                                                                          THANK YOU NEIL lol whenever ppl bring up christopher columbus i roll my eyes but that had an amazing twist

                                                                                          • Zman44444
                                                                                            Zman44444  5 months back

                                                                                            While yes, World War Two was needed, and many were called into duty, I think at the end of ww1 the show and excitement of war was soured...