Science in America - Neil deGrasse Tyson

5 mins


How did America rise from a backwoods country to be one of the greatest nations the world has ever known? That’s the question posited by Neil deGrasse Tyson, America’s best-known contemporary scientist, at the beginning of this short film. The answer, unequivocally, is science. Tyson elaborates with a robust, heartfelt and moving defense of a field that’s been under attack.

Production Team

Tom Mason
Sarah Klein

Festival Screenings

Featured in the 2017 Mountainfilm Festival.
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