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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!
July 29th, 2014
Episode 145 of 298 episodes
Whose call was it to hide the Enterprise behind Saturn, Captain Kirk or Carolyn Porco? Find out when StarTalk Radio host Neil deGrasse Tyson explores the surprising pop culture influence of Carolyn Porco’s work, from TED Talks to J.J. Abrams. Discover how Carolyn came to work with Abrams and the influence she had on the 2009 Sci-Fi hit, Star Trek. If you enjoyed this StarTalk SoundBite, be sure to hear the full interview here: http://www.startalkradio.net/show/madame-saturn-a-conversation-with-carolyn-porco-part-2/
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