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Created by doublezeta 11 months ago for
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
What role do physicists play in war? The physicist makes the bomb.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
The chemist perfects napalm, the biologist weaponizes anthrax. And the astrophysicist?
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
We sit at the end of a telescope and wait for photons to cross the universe and enter our detector.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
So there's no obvious connection between what we do and military strength.
Created by doublezeta 11 months ago for
Joe Rogan
Joe Rogan
You take these kids full of energy and make them sit still and watch something not stimulating.
Joe Rogan
Joe Rogan
By a person who doesn't really care to be there.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
They notice intuitively that the enthusiasm is absent.
Joe Rogan
Joe Rogan
They can feel it! It's the worst way to learn!
Created by doublezeta 11 months ago for
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
You can't say "I'm done with science! Let me sell my textbook and move on to other things!"
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Cause practically everything else you do has been touched by science!
Created by doublezeta 11 months ago for
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Standup comedians are some of the smartest people in the world!
Joe Rogan
Joe Rogan
I wouldn't go that far! Come to the Comedy Store with me, I'll change your mind!
Created by doublezeta 11 months ago for
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
You spend the first years of a child's life teaching it to walk and talk!
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Then spend the rest of his life telling it to shut up and sit down!