Faces of Black Excellence October 09, 2019 at 05:00 pm

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October 09, 2019 at 05:00 pm | Faces of Black Excellence

Neil deGrasse Tyson. Photo Credit: Nytimes.com

Neil deGrasse Tyson

The only intellectual on this list who is not particularly focused on culture, Tyson is an astrophysicist and a science educator.

Through his director’s post at the Hayden Planetarium and on talk and TV shows, Tyson has sought to break down complex scientific knowledge for the everyday person.

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