Neil DeGrasse Tyson (AP/Richard Shotwell)

Neil deGrasse Tyson gives "Interstellar" a surprise science review

"Never look to me for opinions on new films. All I do is highlight the science one might or might not find in them"


Sarah Gray
November 11, 2014 12:59AM (UTC)

Neil deGrasse Tyson appeared on "CBS This Morning" to discuss Christopher Nolan's latest sci-fi blockbuster "Interstellar." The cosmologist also unleashed a series of impromptu tweets about the film and whether the science holds up.

There are no (real) spoilers and Tyson makes it clear that this is not a review of whether or not he likes the film, it's merely an explanation of the science. (And "Interstellar" seems to get better marks than "Gravity.")

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So what did Tyson think? Watch the clip and read the tweets below:

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Sarah Gray

Sarah Gray is an assistant editor at Salon, focusing on innovation. Follow @sarahhhgray or email sgray@salon.com.

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