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Neil deGrasse Tyson

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Science & Medicine 5

Science meets comedy and pop culture on StarTalk Radio! Astrophysicist and Hayden Planetarium director Neil deGrasse Tyson, his comic co-hosts, guest celebrities and scientists discuss astronomy, physics, and everything else about life in the universe. But wait... there's more! Our new show, StarTalk All-Stars, features a revolving slate of all-star scientists and science educators including Bill Nye the Science Guy, backed up by your favorite comic co-hosts. Catch new episodes of StarTalk Radio on Fridays at 7pm ET, and StarTalk All-Stars on Tuesdays at 7pm ET. Keep Looking Up!


StarTalk SoundBite: How Much Are Apes Like Humans?

September 23rd, 2014

Episode 166 of 297 episodes

Neil deGrasse Tyson and Eugene Mirman explore our similarities to apes with primate expert Dr. Ian Tattersall. After that, listen to Neil ask Andy Serkis about the impact of these trait differences on his portrayal of Caesar from "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes." If you like this SoundBite, check out the full podcast here: http://soundcloud.com/startalk/planet-of-the-apes