Neil deGrasse Tyson: Finding Extraterrestrial Life Might Unify Earth's Residents

  • Published: 08 October 2019
  • America's favorite astrophysicist predicts what might happen if (or when) the people of Earth confirm the existence of life beyond this planet. #Colbert #NeildeGrasseTyson #Interviews

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  • jefferee2002
    jefferee2002  2 days back

    Wow. He really did a great job of dodging the me too questions

    • Zoe M
      Zoe M  3 days back

      Neil is such a fun and happy and open person , you can tell that this accusation pained him within and clearly he ddnt expect it ...say what you may. Personally I think some of the #Metoo women are just out for attention. Shoot me in the head for truth but everyone knows this.😓

        JASON HUSCHLE  7 days back

        The fact that Tyson didn't understand the question at first is proof

        • Stun Field
          Stun Field  1 weeks back

          If we ever find Alien life elsewhere, I'm sure Sushi chef Hiro would find a way to make them delicious

          • JackyVivid
            JackyVivid  1 weeks back

            Yeah Science!

            • Patrick Martineau
              Patrick Martineau  2 weeks back

              May want to look at alien Mommy of PERU

              • ttomproductionz
                ttomproductionz  2 weeks back

                8:10 Neil gives it away about life elsewhere hahaha

                • michael halim
                  michael halim  2 weeks back

                  Find ET will likely to erase almost all religion that still left in this world. Lol

                  • Malcom Sazon
                    Malcom Sazon  2 weeks back

                    He would’ve been my favorite teacher when I was in school. 🤓

                    • Seetiyan
                      Seetiyan  2 weeks back

                      #1 Is it edible?
                      #2 Is it fuckable?
                      #3 Can we sell something to it?

                      • OnesPowers
                        OnesPowers  2 weeks back

                        The.government took us to the moon and hes acting like the government cant hide a lie. The moon landing is a lie case and point. There is no evidence of us going to the moon. Remember how they lost all the tech and the videos alllllllll got deleted. Just bulshit and they know retarded ppl will believe it so they go with it and get a real good head.count of all the sheep out there.

                        • Set Dark
                          Set Dark  2 weeks back

                          they found that old records something about a month or two ago. So you ignorant fools need to find out something new now, not use this retarded bullshit

                      • OnesPowers
                        OnesPowers  2 weeks back

                        6:20 is the whole point of this conversation. To plant the brainwashing idea and an applause from the crowd(you) that the gov not only doesn't lie to the ppl but they also couldn't even pull it off. This content is for the kids not the already knowing. The go after the younger generations with this type of info. They know exactly what they are doing.

                        • Chad Dysvick
                          Chad Dysvick  2 weeks back

                          Don't think finding E.T. or even a full on alien invasion would unify the denizens of this lightly salted rock.

                          • Shinigami ジャッド
                            Shinigami ジャッド  2 weeks back

                            *clicks on video expecting how Earth will be unified*

                            Opens up about Sexual allegations on national TV in front of friends, family, and fans.

                            IGHT IMMA HEAD OUT

                            • Cxeri93
                              Cxeri93  2 weeks back

                              can JOE ROGAN please not invite him again

                              • Omkar Pardeshi
                                Omkar Pardeshi  3 weeks back

                                He, sort of, self destructed...

                                • bo j
                                  bo j  3 weeks back

                                  America is glorifying sexual assault.
                                  And promoting science fiction.

                                  Do you guys know the rest of the world is sitting back and laughing at you?

                                  We know NASA fakes absolutely everything. Incoming fake aliens

                                  • Blue Clouds
                                    Blue Clouds  3 weeks back

                                    This black guy doesn't sound like a "scientist"
                                    He's more like a black PREACHER, like Farakkan.

                                    • holyarmageddon19
                                      holyarmageddon19  3 weeks back

                                      Everybody else thought that the Snoop Dogg song was going to play.

                                      • Julio César Perdomo
                                        Julio César Perdomo  3 weeks back

                                        NDT.... The only guy more full of himself than Stephen Colbert. He finally met his match

                                        • The Beyonder
                                          The Beyonder  2 weeks back

                                          Is this a compliment or a comment?

                                      • Bmchaney Bmchaney
                                        Bmchaney Bmchaney  3 weeks back

                                        Little do we care about 'Votes' as mostly we care about 'Heroes'

                                        • C.J.C.
                                          C.J.C.  3 weeks back

                                          Neil Tyson is great. He’s really inspiring me to get into science.

                                          Also just saying the Me Too movement has gotten to far, those women just want fame.

                                          • TRD Pro 4Runner
                                            TRD Pro 4Runner  3 weeks back

                                            infi outer space = infi tax dollars

                                            • The Tigrrress
                                              The Tigrrress  3 weeks back

                                              He did not dispel the accusations against him in any way! Those were some super vague answers that did not address the allegations at all...

                                              • Jolly Joel
                                                Jolly Joel  2 weeks back

                                                what can you say to accusations like that anyways? "It wasn't me it was the one armed man?" or "the gloves don't fit?" lol like wtf...

                                            • Isaac not Issac
                                              Isaac not Issac  3 weeks back

                                              so Gundam was right

                                              • Emoquent
                                                Emoquent  3 weeks back

                                                I don't like him anymore since the Joe rogan podcast

                                                • Daniel NoFap
                                                  Daniel NoFap  3 weeks back

                                                  Nwo coming

                                                  • Half-Life Scientist
                                                    Half-Life Scientist  3 weeks back

                                                    "unifying the human race"

                                                    • kaiyack
                                                      kaiyack  3 weeks back

                                                      Remember that time when Tyson brought an interview full stop to argue that Gibraltar was not part of the UK because he disagreed....

                                                      • Copper Beckville
                                                        Copper Beckville  3 weeks back

                                                        There isn’t any extraterrestrial life.

                                                        • V1Gibby
                                                          V1Gibby  3 weeks back


                                                          • Super T
                                                            Super T  3 weeks back

                                                            Every time this Tyson clown speaks it's like more and more bullshit that no one even has a chance of ever disproving because it's all NASA lies, they just make shit up every day and get rewarded handsomely for doing so.
                                                            What a joke

                                                            • Kristina Plays
                                                              Kristina Plays  3 weeks back

                                                              The interview is obviously scripted so the "not life on Earth, no" was a strange addition.

                                                              • Joel Ragen
                                                                Joel Ragen  3 weeks back

                                                                Neil and sonic fox talk the same

                                                                • tyskbulle
                                                                  tyskbulle  3 weeks back

                                                                  Lets be honest: Tyson is a bit of a player, you can tell by his charm. So did something inappropriate happen? Probably.
                                                                  Should it matter? Perhaps. But what is essential is that we do not pass judgement without sufficient evidence.

                                                                  • Molly Spurgeon
                                                                    Molly Spurgeon  3 weeks back

                                                                    I don't know how well that address of the allegations and getting him to confront it more not softball

                                                                    • RIZWAN FAAZAL
                                                                      RIZWAN FAAZAL  3 weeks back

                                                                      How is no one talking about the schism that exist between a host and guest, and how on live television you better choose your words carefully, or people will pick it apart till your soul won’t rest?

                                                                      • German Bobadilla
                                                                        German Bobadilla  3 weeks back

                                                                        If we find extraterrestrial life on Mars, flat-Earthers will get a brain stroke.

                                                                        • prem swaroop
                                                                          prem swaroop  3 weeks back

                                                                          Dude is insane.

                                                                          • Lea Peace
                                                                            Lea Peace  3 weeks back

                                                                            He learned nothing about his behavior? Wtf. I’m not that kind of supportive fan. He could have spread some wisdom if he had gotten any from the experience. Buh bye.

                                                                            • A Tiny Place
                                                                              A Tiny Place  3 weeks back

                                                                              I would like to add to the comment made by Dr.Tyson about DNA spin. There are other naturally occurring DNA variants such as Z-DNA that are left handed molecules. The spin is counter-clockwise.

                                                                              • PJNinja
                                                                                PJNinja  3 weeks back

                                                                                @The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - you're only scratching the surface here. Not only is the ISS feed down and replaced with a video, the DSCOVR satellite that used to upload hourly images of the whole planet Earth has also conveniently developed a fault. There's something out there and they're not telling us. I think that an alien spacecraft has arrived and they're doing meetings in orbit with world leaders and they want to keep the whole thing quiet.

                                                                                • Dave Z
                                                                                  Dave Z  3 weeks back

                                                                                  Colbert is a propagandist

                                                                                  • Devaldy Jonathan
                                                                                    Devaldy Jonathan  3 weeks back

                                                                                    u can't spell Neil deGrasse Tyson without saying _ass_

                                                                                    • one3y3jack
                                                                                      one3y3jack  3 weeks back

                                                                                      They are both professional pieces of shit...disgusting

                                                                                      • Anjan Paudel
                                                                                        Anjan Paudel  3 weeks back

                                                                                        Neil deGrass Tyson as in Neil the-weed Tyson? 😂
                                                                                        People get high just by listening to him😂

                                                                                        • John Ohkuma-Thiel
                                                                                          John Ohkuma-Thiel  3 weeks back

                                                                                          Awesome point of course, and I think it goes along with the effect of discovering and confirming thousands of exoplanets even within a tiny fraction of the sky had on the way people think about the religion and politics of being ‘special people’ from a special place—the now completely debunked notion that only our solar system has planets, that we are alone and unique in all the universe at least as a mass of solids, liquids, and gas. Just finding water on other bodies within our own solar system, plenty of it, had a tremendous impact on how people think, about other people. Even though we live in a time of polarization, we no longer live in a time of chosen people and master races, of superiority and inferiority, not in popular thought the way it was even as little as ten years ago, because we know there are other planets, that there’s water ‘out there,’ and that the discovery of life beyond Earth is practically a sure thing.

                                                                                          • Marie
                                                                                            Marie  3 weeks back

                                                                                            I’m sad. :( I’ve loved NDT for years and I kinda wish he said a bit more about the sexual misconduct allegations. Trying to set this aside and appreciate the part of him that’s so passionate about astronomy, and compartmentalize the fact that it’s unclear if he caused harm to women.

                                                                                            • Sterling Archer
                                                                                              Sterling Archer  3 weeks back

                                                                                              Stfu bitch. He was falsely accused by money grubbing women. They shoulda went to jail for false accusations. Im a fan. Will always be a fan. You should rethink your feelings

                                                                                            • Pokoirl YaSe
                                                                                              Pokoirl YaSe  3 weeks back

                                                                                              He was falsely accused. There was no proof against him. Why should HIS image be tarnished?