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Tyson, Neil deGrasse

Summary: A companion to the celebrated scientist's popular podcast and National Geographic Channel series combines the subjects of his favorite talks with comprehensive facts, sidebars, and imagery.

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 520 TYS

Tyson, Neil deGrasse.

Summary: Origins explores cosmic science's stunning new insights into the formation and evolution of our universe--of the cosmos, of galaxies and galaxy clusters, of stars within galaxies, of planets that orbit those stars, and of different forms of life that take us back to the first three seconds and forward through three billion years of life on Earth to today's search for life on other planets....

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2004

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Tyson, Neil deGrasse

Summary: In this fascinating foray into the centuries-old relationship between science and military power, acclaimed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and writer-researcher Avis Lang examine how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been enlisted in the service of war. "The overlap is strong, and the knowledge flows in both directions," say the authors, because astrophysicists and military...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Tyson, Neil deGrasse

Summary: An exploration of the age-old complicity between skywatchers and warfighters.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 523.01 TYS

Tyson, Neil deGrasse

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Summary: "The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist. What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There's no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling author Neil deGrasse Tyson. But today, few of us have time to contemplate the cosmos. So Tyson...

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 523 TYS

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 523.01 TYS

Tyson, Neil deGrasse.

Summary: The astrophysicist director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York discusses the future of space travel and the importance of its exploration for the United States' economy, security, and morale.

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.4 TYS

Tyson, Neil deGrasse.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia University Press 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 523.1 TYS

Tyson, Neil deGrasse

Summary: America's most celebrated astrophysicist invites young readers to explore the mysteries of the universe.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Norton Young Readers, an imprint of W.W. Norton & Company 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 523.01 TYS

Tyson, Neil deGrasse

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Summary: Tyson shares 101 letters from people across the globe who have sought him out in search of scientific answers. A luminous companion to the phenomenal bestseller Astrophysics for People in a Hurry. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has attracted one of the world's largest online followings with his fascinating, widely accessible insights into science and our universe. Now, Tyson invites us to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Tyson, Neil deGrasse

Summary: Welcome to the Universe is a personal guided tour of the cosmos by three of today's leading astrophysicists. Inspired by the enormously popular introductory astronomy course that Neil deGrasse Tyson, Michael A. Strauss, and J. Richard Gott taught together at Princeton, this book covers it all--from planets, stars, and galaxies to black holes, wormholes, and time travel. Describing the latest...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2016

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Tyson, Neil deGrasse.

Summary: A collection of essays on the cosmos, written by an American Museum of Natural History astrophysicist, includes "Holy Wars," "Ends of the World," and "Hollywood Nights."

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2007

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Tyson, Neil deGrasse.

Summary: Clear introductions to essential principles of physics support these lectures, including density, quantum theory, gravity, and the General Theory of Relativity. Also includes forays into disciplines such as chemistry and biology as needed to explain events in astronomy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 523.1 MY

Berne, Jennifer

Summary: "A biography of famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and awe-inspiring facts about our universe"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 TYS

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 TYS

Krull, Kathleen

Summary: "A picture-book biography on science superstar Neil deGrasse Tyson, the groundbreaking American astrophysicist whose work has inspired a generation of young scientists and astronomers to reach for the stars!"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Books for Young Readers 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 TYS

Summary: In this program, host Neil deGrasse Tyson explores such provocative questions as: would “ETs” resemble us or the creatures of science fiction? Are there “aliens” already amongst us on Planet Earth - brainy creatures whose intelligence is very different from our own? And are planets on which life can flourish rare or common in our universe?

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2004

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Contents: Hallelujah -- Everybody -- Confess (feat. Killer Mike) -- Killing spree (feat. Ansel Elgort) -- Take it back -- America (feat. Black Thought, Chuck D, Big Lenbo, & No ID) -- Ink blot (feat. Juicy J) -- Mos definitely -- Waiting room -- 1-800-273-8255 (feat. Alessia Cara) -- Anziety (feat. Lucy Rose) -- Black SpiderMan (feat. Damian Lemar Hudson) -- AfricAryaN (feat. Neil deGrasse Tyson).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Def Jam Recordings/Visionary Music Group 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP LOG

Summary: This program zeroes in on the mystery of exactly how life began on Earth. Join the hunt for hardy microbes that flourish in the most unlikely places: inside rocks in a mine shaft two miles down, inside a cave dripping with acid as strong as a car battery's, and in noxious gas bubbles erupting from the Pacific Ocean floor. The survival of these tough microorganisms suggests they may be related...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2004

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Summary: Host Neil deGrasse Tyson returns, bringing together a rare mix of potentially clashing personalities - celebrities, comedians and the worlds leading scientific experts - to explore a variety of cosmic and science topics.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV STA

Summary: Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson brings together celebrities, scientists, comedians, and more to explore a variety of cosmic topics, colliding pop culture with science in a way that late-night television has never seen before. Topics range from popular science fiction, space travel, extraterrestrial life and the Big Bang, to the future of Earth and the environment.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV STA

Summary: This program gives viewers a spectacular glimpse of the tumultuous first billion years of Planet Earth—a time of continuous catastrophe. Vivid animation lets viewers witness the traumatic birth of the Moon from a titanic collision between Earth and an object believed to have been the size of Mars. Bombarded by meteors and comets, rocked by massive volcanic eruptions, and scoured by hot acid...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2004

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Summary: Who would have predicted that a hot spot left over from the Big Bang would eventually lead to our galaxy, the solar system, the Earth--and to us? Origins explores how the universe and our planet began amid chaos and eventually gave birth to the first stirrings of life. Join cutting-edge scientists on a voyage deep into the Earth to find analogs to the earliest life on our planet, and travel a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Boston Video 2004

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV ORI

Summary: Tyson looks at the most confounding mysteries of Earth, space, and what it means to be human. He attempts to answer all of your most pressing questions, from how the brain works to the physics of comic book superheroes.

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 523 STA

Summary: This program explores how the colossal, mind-boggling forces of the early universe made it possible for habitable worlds to emerge. The clues begin with a race among scientists to capture lingering echoes of the big bang's ferocious energy in a microwave “whisper” from deep space. The race pits underdog astronomer Tony Readhead and his improvised detector in the high Andes against NASA...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2004

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Summary: Host Neil deGrasse Tyson will tackle one of science's major challenges in each episode, framed as a simple question that ordinary people wonder and worry about. Neil will guide us as he explores dramatic discoveries and the frontiers of research that connect each central, provocative mystery. Episode includes: Magic and the Brains: Are the secrets behind the world's greatest magic tricks...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Boston Video 2009

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD N