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StarTalk Season 3, Episode 7, 8 – Jeremy Irons / The Martian

Host Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews Andy Weir, author of the best-selling novel “The Martian,” which was adapted into the 2015 blockbuster film. / Host Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews actor Jeremy Irons and director Matt Brown and discusses the film “The Man Who Knew Infinity”.

StarTalk Season 3, Episode 6 – Robert Kirkman and The Walking Dead

Host Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews Robert Kirkman, creator of The Walking Dead, and discusses the science of zombies with co-host Maeve Higgins and guest Jeffrey Mantz.

StarTalk Season 3, Episode 5 – Brian Greene

StarTalk Season 3, Episode 3 – Man on Wire

StarTalk Season 3, Episode 1, 2 – Whoopi Goldberg / Mayim Bialik

Academy Award-winner and comic Whoopi Goldberg and Mayim Bialik joins Neil deGrasse Tyson.

StarTalk Season 2, Episode 10 – Gina McCarthy

Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews Gina McCarthy and discusses the EPA’s efforts in keeping the Earth habitable for humans with co-host Maeve Higgins and guest Andrew Revkin.

StarTalk Season 2, Episode 9 – Brian Cox

Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews physicist Brian Cox and discusses communicating science to the public with co-host Maeve Higgins and guest Jason Silva.

StarTalk Season 2, Episode 8 – David Crosby

Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews David Crosby and discusses folk music and social justice with co-host Chuck Nice and guest Thomas Sugrue.

StarTalk Season 2, Episode 7 – Mars 1

Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews Mars One co-founder Bas Lansdorp and discusses the idea of establishing a permanent human settlement on Mars with co-host Eugene Mirman and guest Mike Massimino.

StarTalk Season 2, Episode 6 – David Byrne

Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews musician David Byrne and discusses creativity in the arts and sciences with co-host Maeve Higgins and guest Monica Lopez-Gonzalez.

StarTalk Season 2, Episode 5 – Susan Sarandon

Neil deGrasse Tyson expands his cosmic perspective with actress and activist Susan Sarandon. The two discuss gender, race, perspective, marijuana and Carl Sagan.

StarTalk Season 2, Episode 4 – Penn & Teller

Penn and Teller are the guests.

StarTalk Season 2, Episode 3 – Seth MacFarlane

Neil deGrasse Tyson joins Seth MacFarlane, creator of “Family Guy” and fellow executive producer of “Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey”, to discuss the role science plays in his work and personal life. In a private interview, the two take on myriad topics, including social issues in cartoons, the science of “Family Guy” and the science fiction

StarTalk Season 2, Episode 2 – Larry Wilmore

Emmy® award-winning producer, actor, comedian and writer Larry Wilmore joins Tyson in the hot seat as the two delve into the intersection of science and comedy. At the Cullman Hall of the Universe, Tyson is joined by his co-hosts: comedian Chuck Nice and Scott Weems, author of “Ha! The Science of When We Laugh and

StarTalk Season 2, Episode 1 – Bill Clinton

In the season premiere, Neil deGrasse Tyson sits down with former President Bill Clinton, who was a strong advocate of science education and advancement during his two presidential terms. President Clinton opens up about his deep appreciation for science as he delves into topics including the importance of science in politics, the cosmic perspective, the

StarTalk Season 1, Episode 10 – Norman Lear

Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews legendary television producer Norman Lear and discusses his influence on American culture with studio guests Chuck Nice and Saul Austerlitz.

StarTalk Season 1, Episode 9 – Charles Bolden/NASA

Host Neil deGrasse Tyson features his interview with Charles Bolden, former astronaut and the 12th Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

StarTalk Season 1, Episode 8 – Biz Stone

Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews Twitter co-founder Biz Stone and discusses the impact of social media on society with comedian co-host Eugene Mirman and guests Alondra Nelson and Clive Thompson.

StarTalk Season 1, Episode 7 – Chris Hadfield (REAL)

Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews astronaut Chris Hadfield and discusses social media in space with studio guests Eugene Mirman and Mike Massimino.

StarTalk Season 1, Episode 6 – Jimmy Carter

Neil deGrasse Tyson interviews former president Jimmy Carter and discusses eradicating disease with guest comedian Chuck Nice and parasitologist Mark Siddall.