Quote by Neil deGrasse Tyson : “If you removed all the”

If you removed all the arteries, veins, & capillaries from a person’s body, and tied them end-to-end…the person will die. – Neil deGrasse Tyson

Quote by Neil deGrasse Tyson : “People who believe they are”

People who believe they are ignorant of nothing have neither looked for, nor stumbled upon, the boundary between what is known and unknown in the universe. – Neil deGrasse Tyson

Quote by Neil deGrasse Tyson : “The knowledge that the atoms”

The knowledge that the atoms that comprise life on earth – the atoms that make up the human body, are traceable to the crucibles that cooked light elements into heavy elements in their core under extreme temperatures and pressures. These stars- the high mass ones among them- went unstable in their later years- they collapsed […]

Quote by Neil deGrasse Tyson : “I would request that my”

I would request that my body in death be buried not cremated, so that the energy content contained within it gets returned to the earth, so that flora and fauna can dine upon it, just as I have dined upon flora and fauna during my lifetime – Neil deGrasse Tyson

Quote by Neil deGrasse Tyson : “The most accessible field in”

The most accessible field in science, from the point of view of language, is astrophysics. What do you call spots on the sun? Sunspots. Regions of space you fall into and you don’t come out of? Black holes. Big red stars? Red giants. So I take my fellow scientists to task. He’ll use his word, […]

Quote by Neil deGrasse Tyson : “One of the biggest problems”

One of the biggest problems with the world today is that we have large groups of people who will accept whatever they hear on the grapevine, just because it suits their worldview—not because it is actually true or because they have evidence to support it. The really striking thing is that it would not take […]

Quote by Neil deGrasse Tyson : “The only way you can”

The only way you can invent tomorrow is if you break out of the enclosure that the school system has provided for you by the exams written by people who are trained in another generation. – Neil deGrasse Tyson

Quote by Neil deGrasse Tyson : “There is no greater education”

There is no greater education than one that is self-driven. – Neil deGrasse Tyson

Quote by Neil deGrasse Tyson : “In nature when you conduct”

In nature, when you conduct science, it is the natural world that is the ultimate decider in what is true and what is not. – Neil deGrasse Tyson

Quote by Neil deGrasse Tyson : “Ever since the Industrial Revolution”

Ever since the Industrial Revolution, investments in science and technology have proved to be reliable engines of economic growth. If homegrown interest in those fields is not regenerated soon, the comfortable lifestyle to which Americans have become accustomed will draw to a rapid close. – Neil deGrasse Tyson