Tag archives for Neil deGrasse Tyson

  1. Delivering Understanding Versus Truth

    One of the many things I like about Neil is how he parses a high level idea into separate parts. For Neil, education is more than just presenting the truth. Being an educator means that you have to teach the truth, but you can’t just shove information on to people and say, “Here you go…

  2. Dreaming About Tomorrow

    Generally, I try to be content with how things are. This has been a challenging mix of rejecting the status quo when I believe it is required but also not getting sucked in by Shinny Object Syndrome (rushing off to the next latest and greatest thing, what I think George Leonard would call “The Dabbler”1).…