The astrophysicist on curiosity, bad intellectual habits, and reading National Review.
This week, Neil deGrasse Tyson — astrophysicist, author, and director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York City — answers our questions.
What’s the first piece of media you consume every day?
The weather on my smartphone. Next, New York Times articles forwarded to me by my wife.
Name a writer or publication you disagree with but still read.
The National Review, on occasion. An attempt to understand the brain wiring of as many points of view as I can.
Who is the person who has most influenced the way you think?
When was the last time you changed your mind about something?