Popular Science

Stephen Hawking thinks he knows what happened before the beginning of time

Neil deGrasse Tyson asks him to weigh in.

show is ending its fourth season with a bang—a big one. big one, to be precise. The show, filmed at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, features famous astrophysicist Tyson interviewing famous-for-things-other-than-physics folks through.

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Popular Science

Popular Science1 min read
Fire It Up
The Weber Original Premium 22-inch charcoal grill hasn’t changed much since 1952, save for a few modern improvements. The biggest: An aluminum basin below the kettle captures ash, allowing you to dispose of it and keep the upper section tidy. Even se
Popular Science2 min read
How Do Animals Find Their Way Home?
FOR SOME SPECIES, NEIGHBORHOOD PRIDE IS MORE about survival than sentiment. Many creatures travel hundreds of miles to find resources before returning home to mate. How do they know where to go? Signature smells and magnetism help migrators, but some
Popular Science1 min read
Beer Has Always Been On The Table
I’ve had a fascination with beer for a long time. I had my first one in Bavaria in 1961 when I was 16. It was legal there, but when I got back to New York, the drinking age was 18. One time, I wanted a pint so badly, I dressed in lederhosen, went to