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Neil deGrasse Tyson

Biography

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson is an astrophysicist with the American Museum of Natural History, director of its world-famous Hayden Planetarium, host of the hit radio and TV show "StarTalk," and the New York Times best-selling author of ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY. He lives in New York City.

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Books by Neil deGrasse Tyson

written by Neil deGrasse Tyson with illustrations by Gregory Mone - Children's, Children's 9-12, Children's Nonfiction, Education, Nonfiction, Science

From the basics of physics to big questions about the nature of space and time, celebrated astrophysicist and science communicator Neil deGrasse Tyson breaks down the mysteries of the cosmos into bite-sized pieces. ASTROPHYSICS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE IN A HURRY describes the fundamental rules and unknowns of our universe clearly --- and with Tyson’s characteristic wit, there’s a lot of fun thrown in, too. This adaptation by Gregory Mone includes full-color photos, infographics and extra explanations to make even the trickiest concepts accessible.