Neil deGrasse Tyson | Political Debates Over Proven Science a Threat To Civilisation!

About This Source - RT

The video item below is a piece of English language content from RT (formerly Russia Today). RT is a Russian state-funded broadcaster.

Recent from RT:

  • CrossTalk | Quarantine Edition | Taking On Big Tech
  • New split in Mount Etna’s crater dissects the volcano
  • Will Biden’s relationship with Britain be as… ‘special’ as usual?
  • RT published this video item, entitled “Neil deGrasse Tyson | Political Debates Over Proven Science a Threat To Civilisation!” – below is their description.

    On this episode of Going Underground, we speak to world-renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. He discusses what the United States and many European countries have gotten wrong in their Coronavirus response, the politicisation of science and the damage it has done to effectively fighting Coronavirus, opportunities and hurdles in fighting climate change, how militarisation and warfare have always been linked to advances in science and technology, how war is not just an American but human disease, why China will be the first to hear from aliens if they contact us, the future of space exploration and much more! #NeildeGrasseTyson #COVID19 #Space FOLLOW Going Underground https://www.youtube.com/user/GoingUndergroundRT Going Underground on Twitter http://twitter.com/Underground_RT Afshin Rattansi on Twitter http://twitter.com/AfshinRattansi PODCAST https://soundcloud.com/rttv/sets/going-underground-new

    RT YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: China

    China is the third largest country in the world by area and the largest country in the world by population. Properly known as the People’s Republic of China, the political territory of the country includes the former nations of Tibet and Hong Kong. The capital is Beijing.

    7 Recent Items: China

  • Stunning ice bubbles in frozen lake fascinate visitors
  • Baijiu: what’s this liquor and why is its stock soaring?
  • Live: Meet Hainan Eld’s deer, one of the rarest deer species in China 海南动物大搜寻:遇见飞鹿
  • Hong Kong to Order First-Ever Covid-19 Lockdown in Kowloon
  • Tesla Faces Bumpier Ride Breaking Into India After China Success
  • China’s first manned space station to start with rocket launches
  • China-U.S. ties under Biden: Business as usual?
  • In This Story: Climate Change

    Climate Change is the name commonly given to the notion that the Earth is undergoing a changing climate as a result of human activity, including notable leaders, scientists and naturalists including Sir David Attenborough.

    Climate change includes both the global warming driven by human emissions of greenhouse gases, and the resulting large-scale shifts in weather patterns.

    2 Recent Items: Climate Change

  • The world reacts to President Joe Biden
  • Joe Biden starts his term facing a series of crises | 7.30
  • In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • A remote back-up COVID-19 quarantine facility near Tennant Creek approved for use | ABC News
  • Greater Brisbane celebrates easing of COVID-19 restrictions | ABC News
  • Police fine nail salon for being open during lockdown
  • Mark Wright on Why Ruining His Football Career Changed His Life for the Better | Lorraine
  • Africa’s Covid-19 mortality rates higher than global average, head of Africa CDC warns
  • In This Story: United States

    The United States is a country also known as the United States of America, USA, US or just America. There are fifty states in the union, which is a federal republic ruled by a representative democracy. Nearly ten million square kilometres are inhabited by over 300 million people. The majority of Americans speak English.

    4 Recent Items: United States

  • How will President Biden address division and crisis in the U.S.?
  • Wuhan foreigner shares his experience of 76-day lockdown
  • U.S. policy reversals under Biden: Off to a great start?
  • Joe Biden starts his term facing a series of crises | 7.30
  • Leave a Comment