Listen to Neil deGrasse Tyson Funk the Universe

Earlier this year, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson made an appearance on Joe Rogan's podcast to talk black holes, multiverses, and extremophiles. So, naturally, someone mixed the interview audio into a funky rap about the Universe. » 6/14/13 6:40am 6/14/13 6:40am

Oh hell yes: Neil deGrasse Tyson to appear in upcoming issue of Superman

HUGE props to DC Comics on this one. The company is releasing a new book this week (Action Comics Superman #14) that addresses several heretofore unanswered questions about Krypton and the star it orbits. But here's the kicker: they consulted Neil deGrasse Tyson — the sexiest astrophysicist on Earth and director of… » 11/05/12 12:30pm 11/05/12 12:30pm

And now, a photoshopped picture of Neil deGrasse Tyson giving someone…

For those wondering, it looks like this is the original. For everyone else/anyone who prefers to ignore the fact that the gesture in the photograph up top is 100% fake, and instead imagine that it was delivered with a hearty "because SCIENCE, bitches": enjoy the badassery. [via allbrook86] » 7/13/12 4:17pm 7/13/12 4:17pm