The symposium and PBS are presenting “Superstars of Space and Science with Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson” April 19 from 2 to 7 p.m. The event is open to the public and is a joint fundraiser for the two organizations. Tickets are $100.
People attending the event also have access to the symposium’s exhibit hall and a seat at the “Meeting of the Mega Minds” panel session moderated by Bill Nye the Science Guy. They also will get to attend a private reception with Tyson, who is the host of the show Cosmos and has a PhD in astrophysics from Columbia. He has researched star formation, exploding stars, dwarf galazies and the structure of the Milky Way.
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