season 4

Discussing science and technology with comedians and celebrities of media, science and pop culture.

S4 E20 - Stephen Hawking
As tribute to the life and works of world-renowned Stephen Hawking, host Neil deGrasse Tyson’s recent StarTalk interview with the groundbreaking theoretical physicist.
03.04.18 | 47m
S4 E19 - Astronaut Scott Kelly
Neil's interview with astronaut Scott Kelly.
02.26.18 | 47m
S4 E18 - Kelly Slater and the Science of Surfing
Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with surfer Kelly Slater, then discusses the science of surfing with Chuck Nice and William Finnegan.
02.19.18 | 47m
S4 E17 - Frank Oz and the Science of Puppeteering
Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with Frank Oz, then discusses puppets in pop culture and the people "behind the curtain."
02.05.18 | 47m
S4 E16 - Sam Harris and the Science of Belief
Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews neuroscientist Sam Harris, and discusses everything from free will to religion with Godfrey and Andrew Newberg.
01.29.18 | 47m
S4 E15 - True Story of Hidden Figures
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews author Margot Lee Shetterly and singer Janelle Monáe.
01.22.18 | 47m
S4 E14 - Stephen Colbert
Neil features his interview with Stephen Colbert and discusses the intersection of science and comedy with Adam Conover and Sophia McClennen.
01.15.18 | 47m
S4 E13 - Alan Alda
Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with Alan Alda and discusses science communication with Matt Kirshen and Heather Berlin.
01.08.18 | 47m
S4 E12 - Interstellar Space Travel
Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with Mae Jemison and discusses the challenges of interstellar travel with Godfrey and Lawrence Krauss.
12.17.17 | 47m
S4 E11 - Salman Rushdie
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with celebrated novelist Salman Rushdie.
12.10.17 | 47m
S4 E10 - Celestial Navigation
Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with Nainoa Thompson and discusses the science of celestial navigation with Maeve Higgins and Frank Reed.
12.03.17 | 47m
S4 E9 - James Cameron
Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews filmmaker and Nat Geo Explorer-in-Residence James Cameron.
11.26.17 | 47m
S4 E8 - Sylvia Earle, Fabien Cousteau & Adrian Grenier
Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interviews with Sylvia Earle and Fabien Cousteau and discusses Earth's oceans with Scott Adsit and Laure Katz.
11.19.17 | 47m
S4 E7 - Katy Perry
Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with Katy Perry and discusses the answers to some of Katy's "Cosmic Queries" with Sasheer Zamata & Charles Liu.
11.12.17 | 47m
S4 E6 - SciFi Meets National Defense
Host Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with former head of DARPA Arati Prabhakar.
11.05.17 | 47m
S4 E5 - Kevin Smith
Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with Kevin Smith and discusses science fiction and the science of superheroes with Chuck Nice and Charles Liu.
10.29.17 | 47m
S4 E4 - Katie Couric
Neil deGrasse Tyson shares his interview with Katie Couric.
10.22.17 | 47m
S4 E3 - Jane Goodall
Neil deGrasse Tyson discusses chimpanzee behavior.
10.15.17 | 47m
S4 E2 - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Interview with NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
10.08.17 | 47m
S4 E1 - Lance Armstrong
Interview with controversial cyclist Lance Armstrong.
10.01.17 | 47m