Neil deGrasse Tyson Treats Twitter To His Insights Into Gravity

When Neil deGrasse Tyson‘s sequel to Carl Sagan‘s Cosmos airs next year I think there’s a good chance he’ll become even more popular than he is now, and that thought makes me happy. Not only is Tyson an accomplished astrophysicist, he’s one of the best science communicators in the world and, frankly, I feel actual joy when somebody like this becomes a celebrity. The more platforms he has to start conversation about science, the better.

This man’s opinions on Alfonso Cuaron‘s Gravity were always going to be interesting. I’ve been waiting for them, in fact and I was happy to see Tyson take to Twitter to discuss the film this evening.

Here are his points about the film, mostly in the form of rhetorical questioning.

Those are his published thoughts until now. That last one seems like a perfect cue for the trailer to his new Cosmos, a show that promises to be as utterly captivating as great drama without inventing a single character or suspenseful situation to put them in.–9VMI

I look forward to being able to discuss Gravity more. The film is out in the US now and will reach the UK on November 8th. Seems like cinema doesn’t move at the speed of light after all.


Slow Playing The Build Up To Adrian Chase / Vigilante


The Mystery Of Jeremiah Danvers

Doctor Strange’s Wong Will Be In Avengers: Infinity War

Steve Dillon, Greatest Living Englishman, Dies Aged 54

Co-Writer And Krampus Director In Talks To Direct Godzilla 2

Mondocon 2016: Horror Houses Come to the Mondo Gallery

Will Your Comic Shop Be Attending The Diamond UK Retailer Event At MCM London Comic Con Next Friday?

Wonder Woman Sets Off UN Protest: “Comic Book Character Wearing What Looks Like A Playboy Bunny Outfit… A Toxic Message”


Who Wants To Be A Los Angeles-Based Director Of Sales And Marketing For Humanoids Then?

75 Years Of The Emerald Archer