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Neil DeGrasse Tyson: For The Big Bang, You Need Sunglasses

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More than three decades after the debut of Carl Sagan's iconic series, ‘Cosmos'. A new version of the show is about to debut hosted by Astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson.

Fun facts about Neil DeGrasse Tyson (Source: Wikipedia)

1.) Neil is an American astrophysicist, author, and science communicator. He is currently the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose Center for Earth and Space and a research associate in the department of astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural History. From 2006 to 2011, he hosted the educational science television show NOVA ScienceNow on PBS and has been a frequent guest on The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, Real Time with Bill Maher, and Jeopardy!.

2.) Tyson will be hosting Cosmos: A Space-Time Odyssey, a sequel to Carl Sagan's Cosmos: A Personal Voyage television series starting March 2014.

‘Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' will premiere Sunday nights on FOX.

Follow Neil DeGrasse Tyson on Twitter: @neiltyson

Check out Neil Degrasse Tyson's Official Facebook page.

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