4 December 2010

Conversation with Neil deGrasse Tyson-Was Pluto Worth It?

Posted by Dan Satterfield

I had the opportunity to sit down with Neil deGrasse Tyson on Friday.

Neil deGrasse Tyson gets LOTS of questions on Pluto. When I sat down with Tyson on Friday, I considered asking nothing about it.

Instead I asked just one:

You used the demotion of Pluto as a way of teaching science and scientific method to millions of people. Was it worth it???