Although these two have nurtured a beautiful friendship, this isn't the only thing they should be known for. Both are influential scientists in the media, government, and in educating the general public about important scientific topics. The two scientists have had their own TV shows: Bill Nye starred in Bill Nye the Science Guy and Neil Degrasse Tyson starred in Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. Mr. Tyson also hosts a radio show called Star Talk Radio. Check out the following sections to see Mr. Nye and Mr. Tyson in television segments, government affairs, and in their own educational endeavors!
The two have made separate TV appearances on comedy shows such as The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Inside Amy Schumer, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver and other comedy greats.
Mr. Nye and Mr. Tyson have used their scientific expertise to influence the political sphere. Most notably, they are strong advocates of literacy in climate chance science and evolution. This duo is even friends with President Obama!
This duo has dedicated a majority of their careers to educating the general public about science topics. They have starred in their own TV and radio shows.