Neil deGrasse Tyson: Trump's Space Force Is Not A Crazy Idea

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  • Published on:  Wednesday, September 12, 2018
  • America's favorite astrophysicist returns to The Late Show with a surprising argument for why Trump's call for a Space Force may be a good thing.

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  • AustinJD21
    AustinJD21  21 hours ago

    Being on the moon would be the most amazing thing ever.

  • da
    da  yesterday

    I wanted to meet carl sagan, however, I am happy that at least I might be able to meet Neil someday

  • Grok Effer
    Grok Effer  5 days ago

    To counter-act global warming, why don't we just deploy solar panels over strategic areas to both block some of the sunshine hitting the globe, and soak up energy to use to clean up near space? Antarctica, Greenland, the Sahara desert, parts of the oceans, etc. . Partial eclipses of the Sun drop the temperature by several degrees. A semi-permanent, movable, partial eclipse could power both a magnetic "jellyfish" to capture dangerous cosmic debris, as well as a space elevator. This would make much more sense to me than trying to put a permanent settlement on Mars.

  • PattiMichelle Sheaffer

    No, he's no genius. As far as I know he's never accomplished any significant science. He's just a funded loudmouth, like Kaku and Nye. The latest IPCC Special Report SP15 [2018] shows we're likely to go extinct far before these loudmouths' ideas can be implemented. But if he said these truths, he'd be out of a job. The whole international scientific community ignores him. Oh, and also Americans. If you want the actual scientific knowledge, look elsewhere.

  • Le_ Alien
    Le_ Alien  8 days ago

    dude, Neil just explain stuff why is the host interrupting cutting him?

  • archabe
    archabe  11 days ago


  • MaxTheBeast
    MaxTheBeast  11 days ago

    One must never wish war, but one must always be ready for it. That's why a space force is a wise idea.

  • Broderick Daniel
    Broderick Daniel  13 days ago +1

    0:15 Stephen was feeling the band 🔥.

  • Amina Amaré
    Amina Amaré  13 days ago

    I've always loved Niel.🌼🇺🇸

  • Mathew Stovell
    Mathew Stovell  16 days ago

    Super shill Neil deGrasse Tyson - here to give vocal back up to the U.S.As' silly "Space force" business.
    The leel of stupidity and ignorrance to support all this from the man on the street - just becuase it's promoted well on television by celebrities. O.M.G what a daft world we live in.
    NASA: Cost to Tax payer: 50 million dollars a day.

  • Muaz Azman
    Muaz Azman  17 days ago

    If Donald Trump believe in science, Neil degrass Tyson should be Secretary of Space Force

  • KozMc Odin
    KozMc Odin  18 days ago

    no one clapped for asteroid defense but clapped for cleaning space debris.

  • Ganesh Jadhav
    Ganesh Jadhav  19 days ago

    Personal Astrophysicist, my ass! LOL

  • Mekel Reen
    Mekel Reen  19 days ago

    “Even a broken clock is right twice a day.”

  • Misty Meanor
    Misty Meanor  19 days ago

    What an debris is out there floating around at 18,000 miles per hour how come then with all the satellites out there they have not been destroyed or damaged by all this space junk...or knocked out of its orbital trajectory...but what do I know after all pluto isn’t a planet because Neil the Ass Tyson says so.

  • Batsinthebelltower
    Batsinthebelltower  21 days ago


  • 300 Elhanan
    300 Elhanan  22 days ago

    DANIEL 7:13 I saw in the night visions, and, behold, """one like the Son of man""" came with the """CLOUDS of HEAVEN""", and came to the Ancient of days, and they brought him near before him.
    Luke 9:34 King James Bible
    While he thus spake, there came a cloud, and overshadowed them: and 👉they feared👈 as they 👉ENTERED🤔 into the cloud.👈
    PSALM 104:3 King James Bible
    Who layeth the beams of his chambers in the waters: who maketh the 👉CLOUDS HIS CHARIOTS:👈👉 who WALKETH upon the wings of the wind:
    PSALMS 68:17 The chariots of God [are] twenty thousand, [even] thousands of angels: the Lord [is] among them, [as in] SINAI, <<<>>>in the holy [place].
    JEREMIAH 4:13 Behold, he shall come up as clouds, and his chariots [shall be] as a whirlwind: his horses (CHARIOTS) are swifter than eagles (USA MILITARY MIGHT) . Woe unto us! for we are spoiled.
    Revelation 12:7
    “And there was 👉WAR IN HEAVEN:👈 Michael and his angels fought against the dragon; and the DRAGON fought and his angels,”
    Obadiah 1:4
    Though thou exalt thyself as the EAGLE👈👉 (UNITED STATES, E.U...ALSO UAE) , and though thou set thy 👈👉NEST (SPACE STATIONS) 👈 among the STARS, 👈thence will I bring thee down, saith the LORD.

  • Sarah Henning
    Sarah Henning  23 days ago


  • Cheaper by the thousand

    Talk show idiot: ORANGE MAN BAD
    Rational man: No its actually a good idea