Neil DeGrasse Tyson Returns to SHN
Best selling author and host of StarTalk returns to SF October 14.
Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson, the host of National Geographic’s StarTalk and the Director of New York’s Hayden Planetarium, will be presenting an engaging conversation on science, exploration and the world as we know it at Davies Symphony Hall on Monday, October 14. Tickets are currently on sale.
Tyson, a native of New York City is host of StarTalk, a radio and television series, as well as FOX’s Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. He is a New York Times bestselling author of 11 books and is also a frequent guest on The Daily Show. President George W. Bush appointed Tyson in 2001 and 2004 to serve on commissions studying the future of the U.S. aerospace industry and the implementation of the U.S. space exploration policy, respectively. Tyson is also the recipient of 18 honorary doctorates and the NASA Distinguished Public Service Medal, the highest award given by NASA to non- government citizens.
Each ticket purchase includes a copy of Dr. Tyson’s newest book, “Letters from an Astrophysicist.”