Neil deGrasse Tyson: The Military/Space Alliance Runs Deep

  • Published: 12 September 2018
  • The author of 'Accessory to War' describes his realization that, despite the tendency for members of the space sciences to lean anti-war, there has long been a connection between their field and the art of modern warfare.

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  • james mullins
    james mullins  5 days back

    America was funding the Nazis

    • james mullins
      james mullins  5 days back

      they where Nazis. If your going to talk about it do it right. Nazis= NASA

      • james mullins
        james mullins  5 days back

        what scientific studied has been done to know the mass of the moon? Does anyone have any idea?

        • Lawrence D’Oliveiro
          Lawrence D’Oliveiro  7 days back

          The Second World War was to clean up the mess from the First World War.

          The First World War? That was mainly because Britain and France didn’t want Germany coming and muscling in on their empires. So they destroyed the newly-industrialized nation. And laid the seeds for a ruthless strongman to arise from the ashes.

          • John Stratton
            John Stratton  1 weeks back

            They’re friends

            • crustielandroxx333
              crustielandroxx333  1 weeks back

              Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson is a national treasure :)

              • Marco Peña
                Marco Peña  1 weeks back

                Columbus using a puny eclipse to scare and impress Caribes...
                -Laughs in Mayan (Quiché)

                • Ja'Nasia Price
                  Ja'Nasia Price  1 weeks back

                  “pluto had it comin.” 💀💀

                  • jesus garcia
                    jesus garcia  2 weeks back

                    who made go\ taht plutoits not a palnet tat's the quetion

                    • Blackball
                      Blackball  2 weeks back

                      7:22..." bad and they're comin @ you "

                      • Lindalee Law
                        Lindalee Law  2 weeks back

                        So Rod Serling was,right

                        • CC
                          CC  2 weeks back

                          On speed and meth lol

                          • Bobby Boucher
                            Bobby Boucher  2 weeks back

                            i feel like he's been dabbling with some energy enhancing powder lately

                            • Victor Unbea
                              Victor Unbea  4 weeks back

                              There is evidence that , for a while, both Jupiter and Saturn migrated inwards towards the Sun before resonating and heading outwards again. During that time it's most likely that they both crossed many orbits so Dr Tyson's argument is either invalid or removes both of them from his planetary definition.

                              • Sreekar Pradyumna
                                Sreekar Pradyumna  1 months back

                                It amazes me how good Colbert is as a host. The man has perfected the damn artform.

                                • Peggy Trawick
                                  Peggy Trawick  1 months back

                                  We got two men on the moon, what else do you want? A machine was sent to Mars the Red planet was just the color of rust

                                  • primostire
                                    primostire  1 months back

                                    I wish N.D.T was my drug dealer. He would explain my addiction so perfect that i would be honored to spin that glass...

                                    • primostire
                                      primostire  1 months back

                                      Star talk would be awesome if he didn't have doinkers for
                                      co- hosts/ guests.. Most of the guests could care less about starTalk.lets get some real mofo on that bitch.

                                      • atomic man
                                        atomic man  2 months back

                                        Trivial question should pluto be a planet.. it's more culturally important with our educational system and what we got taught than actually important

                                        • james88
                                          james88  2 months back

                                          Lets change uranus to Madiq

                                          • Marc Clinton
                                            Marc Clinton  2 months back

                                            1,234,561 views... cool

                                            • Juan Carlos
                                              Juan Carlos  2 months back

                                              What a way to mask the fact that NASA was started by Nazis 💁🏿‍♂️

                                              • Juan Carlos
                                                Juan Carlos  2 months back

                                                @Romarina Read about Operation Paperclip

                                              • Romarina
                                                Romarina  2 months back

                                                Juan Carlos how's that?

                                            • Eli Fulop
                                              Eli Fulop  2 months back

                                              Stephen is really damn smart

                                              • Renaissance Rules
                                                Renaissance Rules  2 months back

                                                Today's India = Germany in 1937 ... scientists running away to POST--Renaissance countries (because the South Asian nation ELECTED disgusting pseudo-scientific terrorist-mentality politicians, like Hitler).
                                                Don't ever let the Indian pro-establishment make you believe in "REVERSE" brain drain. They are going back to India BECAUSE THEY WERE FIRED FROM THEIR JOBS DURING 2008-12 Financial Crisis. Rings a bell? And because of TRUMP. Also because things are SLIGHTLY cheaper in India.
                                                While all of my technology-expert friends who support the current Opposition, have already applied for PR in Canada, Norway and the more enlightened part of the world, the Govt. has stopped releasing data of FARMER SUICIDES (estimated to be 1 every hour) until last year. This government is in its second term, while COMMUNAL LYNCHINGS, ABUSE of WOMEN, MINORITIES and TRIBALS is RAPIDLY INCREASING.

                                                • Mr11ESSE111
                                                  Mr11ESSE111  2 months back

                                                  it is fascinated how tyson de Grass are egoistic asshole like most of official public scientists!! he even see fakn video from f-18 and pilot who tape that and that UFO gone but he would say every other retarded excuse now without logic

                                                  • Mr11ESSE111
                                                    Mr11ESSE111  2 months back

                                                    @Montello 90 no i want!! if he and sinilar are so egoistic that means he would not see big UFO sheep even if that ship landing on his nose&head

                                                  • Montello 90
                                                    Montello 90  2 months back

                                                    Black Astro Physicist. Come on, he should be confident. There is ego and then there is arrogance. Give him a break for now at least.

                                                • JOE NASR
                                                  JOE NASR  2 months back

                                                  Who thinks that Tyson is a big baby?

                                                  • UNITED MONEY
                                                    UNITED MONEY  2 months back

                                                    1st time educative funny video

                                                    • Jon Snow
                                                      Jon Snow  2 months back

                                                      i dont get the insult part where neil says the noun is implied. can someone please explain

                                                      • DaGaming Snake
                                                        DaGaming Snake  2 months back

                                                        Personal planet definition: a body of mass created naturally by the universe orbiting a star system and has a second smaller body (also created by the universe) in an orbit around it. Boom

                                                        • Captain Jack Sparrow
                                                          Captain Jack Sparrow  2 months back

                                                          After watching this and then talking to Scientists at the University.
                                                          "You know, I'm something of a scientist myself."

                                                          • william jackson
                                                            william jackson  3 months back

                                                            I'm a little *alienated* by the beard Stephen

                                                            • Jason Land
                                                              Jason Land  3 months back

                                                              Neil kick ass Tyson

                                                              • Samm Star
                                                                Samm Star  3 months back

                                                                I'm so happy to see all of his appearances on Colbert have almost 2 million views each. Makes me happy for humanity

                                                                • Hackman
                                                                  Hackman  3 months back

                                                                  Neil needs to read Mahabharata and Bhagwat Geeta. Some similar ideologies in there.

                                                                  • J C
                                                                    J C  3 months back

                                                                    Wernher Von Braun also hung the 4 slowest workers in front of his factory every week. Cool rocket though.

                                                                    • legoman7041
                                                                      legoman7041  3 months back

                                                                      What the fuck happened to Stephen? His beard is white for some reason? Why not dye both or dye neither.

                                                                      • athul reni george
                                                                        athul reni george  3 months back

                                                                        Neil de Grasse Tyson is simply the GOAT....

                                                                        • Excalibruhhh
                                                                          Excalibruhhh  4 months back

                                                                          Do Joe Rogan, Trevor Noah, now Colbert show... Somehow this story is still good...

                                                                          • Vladimir Ferrand
                                                                            Vladimir Ferrand  4 months back


                                                                            • Dillinger R.
                                                                              Dillinger R.  4 months back

                                                                              I call BS on that Columbus story, any long established tribe and whatnot would know what they were looking at.

                                                                              • VanillaThunder
                                                                                VanillaThunder  4 months back

                                                                                Tyson LOVES that Columbus story...I’ve heard him tell it on several different occasions. He ain’t wrong, though. Columbus was a dick!

                                                                                • Montello 90
                                                                                  Montello 90  2 months back

                                                                                  He likes the discovery of electricity and so should you, hmmm???

                                                                              • Denis Shillingford
                                                                                Denis Shillingford  4 months back

                                                                                Eisenhower talked about the danger of it a science being used in war. And we see you today

                                                                                • dancechica
                                                                                  dancechica  4 months back

                                                                                  "I've never heard worse insult not stated"

                                                                                  • Neg Ative
                                                                                    Neg Ative  5 months back

                                                                                    He, basically, just explained to a top liberal mouthpiece why liberal philosophy is a fairytale in a way Colbert could live with.

                                                                                    • Ben Adams
                                                                                      Ben Adams  5 months back

                                                                                      It's easy to talk about stuff nobody can check.
                                                                                      Let me save you some time, not the usual bs nobody knows anything about.
                                                                                      All of this, bar PCR has been done in school by many, all we need is connect the dots.

                                                                                      It is all reproducible and you can always try to falsify something I am open.

                                                                                      So here is how everything really works, I think ;):

                                                                                      We are sitting in some sort of Van Der Graaf generator, we power it
                                                                                      though our activity by ionizing the air that then gets trapped into the
                                                                                      dome it charges, (hence lightnings when overloaded), it powers both the
                                                                                      moon, which is some sort of Pelletier effect, and the sun, which is
                                                                                      some sort of Tesla coil, that acts on noble gasses like on a fluorescent
                                                                                      tube, hence the white cold light of the day even without an apparent
                                                                                      sun. So life powers the celestial vault, in return, the cycles of hot and
                                                                                      cold exactly like in a Polymerase Chain Reaction, sustain life.

                                                                                      We are in an enclosed self-sustaining life support system, the above is
                                                                                      what you really need to know.

                                                                                      What is disguised as science is really a brainwash, I know because I
                                                                                      used to be you.

                                                                                      • michaelmisanthrope
                                                                                        michaelmisanthrope  5 months back

                                                                                        I want 8 because of the musical scales. Perhaps Pluto could serve as a half note or we could find 3 more planets which, including Pluto, would represent the white keys and the black and then....Universal Harmony.

                                                                                        • Kilmaurs09
                                                                                          Kilmaurs09  5 months back

                                                                                          Why does Christopher Columbus get the blame for the slaves? He didn';t want them Queen Isabelle did. Back then slave trading was legal. As horrific as that is, im not justifying what he did, he was honoring his contract with Queen Isabella. None ever mentions her....why?...

                                                                                          • Jithin Jacob
                                                                                            Jithin Jacob  5 months back

                                                                                            This might be a dumb question. If the definition of a planet is that it should be large enough to cause its gravity to turn it into a sphere and it should clear out its orbit, causing Pluto not to be a planet, then why is Neptune a planet since it hasn't cleared Pluto out of its orbit?