Book Discussion on Death by Black Hole

Neil deGrasse Tyson talked about his book Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries, published by W.W. Norton. It is a… read more

Neil deGrasse Tyson talked about his book Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries, published by W.W. Norton. It is a collection of essays about the cosmos. Topics included astrophysics, ‘killer asteroids,’ ionizing radiation, X-rays and microwaves, and habitable zones. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions.

Mr. Tyson became director of the Hayden Planetarium in 1996. He is the author of several books, including Origins: Fourteen Billion Years of Cosmic Evolution (with Donald Goldsmith) and The Sky Is Not the Limit: Adventures of an Urban Astrophysicist. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Death by Black Hole

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Feb 24, 2007
Last Aired:
Sep 4, 2010

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  • Feb 24, 2007 | 10:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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  • Mar 11, 2007 | 10:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Sep 04, 2010 | 2:54am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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