Neil deGrasse Tyson is an astrophysicist who served as the host and narrator for Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey, the 21st century version of Carl Sagan’s landmark television series. He is the director of New Yorks’s Hayden planetarium and has served on various Aerospace commissions for the U.S. government.
The show began in March 2014 and ran thirteen episodes in Primetime on the FOX network, and appeared in 181 countries in 45 languages around the world on the National Geographic Channels. It has been nominated for 13 Emmy Awards.
Recently, deGrasse Tyson made some comments on Twitter that raised eyebrows among some and received nasty replies. But were they true?