StarTalk Radio

Science, pop culture, and comedy collide on StarTalk Radio! Neil deGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist and Director of New York's Hayden Planetarium, and his comic co-hosts, guest celebrities, and scientific experts explore astronomy, physics, and everything else there is to know about life in the universe. New episodes premiere Tuesdays. Keep Looking Up!

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 48m. Bisher sind 953 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 30 days 17 hours 41 minutes


episode 21: Cosmic Queries: The Science of Humans at War

Author Mary Roach is back to help host Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-host Chuck Nice answer fan-submitted questions about the softer side of military science: people, from advances in combat medicine, to the possibility of building super soldiers.


 July 23, 2016  46m

episode 22: Understanding Climate Change with Bill Nye - StarTalk All-Stars

StarTalk All-Stars Series Premiere: Host Bill Nye the Science Guy and co-host Chuck Nice answer Cosmic Queries about humanity’s major challenge, with a little help from climatologist Dr. Gavin A. Schmidt of the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies.


 July 27, 2016  43m

episode 23: StarTalk Live! LIGO and the Black Hole Blues (Part 1)

Everything you ever wanted to know about gravitational waves, explained by Neil Tyson, Eugene Mirman, cosmologist Dr. Janna Levin, LIGO astrophysicist Dr. Nergis Mavalvala, and comedian Michael Showalter. Recorded live at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, NJ.


 July 30, 2016  48m

episode 23: StarTalk Live! LIGO and the Black Hole Blues (Part 2)

The conclusion of our show about the discovery of gravitational waves, featuring Neil Tyson, Eugene Mirman, cosmologist Janna Levin, LIGO astrophysicist Nergis Mavalvala, and Michael Showalter. Recorded live at the Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank, NJ.


 August 6, 2016  48m

episode 24: Listening for Aliens, with Carolyn Porco - StarTalk All-Stars

Explore SETI and the Breakthrough Listen Initiative, the most comprehensive search for extraterrestrial intelligence ever, with host Carolyn Porco, co-host Chuck Nice, and Dan Werthimer, the Initiative’s principal investigator and SETI@home co-founder.


 August 3, 2016  48m

episode 26: Putting Humans on Mars, with Mike Massimino – StarTalk All-Stars

What will it take to send people to Mars safely, and bring them home again? StarTalk All-Stars host Astro Mike Massimino and co-host Maeve Higgins find out from John Charles, the Chief Scientist at NASA’s Human Research Program.


 August 10, 2016  50m

episode 27: Extended Classic: StarTalk Live! Satisfying Our Curiosity about Mars (Part 1)

In honor of the 4th anniversary of Curiosity landing on Mars, we’re revisiting our StarTalk Live! show where we descended on The Bell House to celebrate the momentous event, with Neil Tyson, Sarah Silverman, Jim Gaffigan, Eugene Mirman and astrobiologist David Grinspoon. NEW: Extended with David and Chuck Nice discussing the Anthropocene epoch.


 August 13, 2016  48m

episode 28: Confronting Zika and other Viruses, with Bill Nye and Laurie Garrett – StarTalk All-Stars

If you want to sleep tonight, skip this episode of StarTalk All-Stars. Bill Nye, Chuck Nice and virus expert Laurie Garrett examine how we’re fighting Zika, Dengue, West Nile, HIV and other viruses – and why the battle may not be going our way.


 August 17, 2016  49m

episode 29: Cosmic Queries: The Multiverse

Itching to know more about the multiverse? You’re not alone! Join us when Neil deGrasse Tyson and Princeton theoretical physicist Paul Steinhardt answer fan-submitted questions about cosmology chosen by co-host Chuck Nice.


 August 20, 2016  48m

episode 30: Searching for Space Water, with Natalie Starkey - StarTalk All-Stars

Water, water everywhere…and by everywhere, we mean the solar system, our galaxy, and the universe itself. Join us as we search for space water with our host, cosmochemist Natalie Starkey, co-host Chuck Nice, and planetary scientist Lindy Elkins-Tanton.


 August 24, 2016  48m