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Neil deGrasse Tyson

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This article is about the character. For the guest star, see Neil deGrasse Tyson.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
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Character Information
Male ♂
Hair: Brown
Occupation: Astrophysicist
Science communicator
First Appearance: "The Caper Chase"
First Mentioned: App'd Out
Voiced by: Himself

Neil deGrasse Tyson is an American astrophysicist, cosmologist, author and science communicator.


Tyson was one of the educators who Bourbon Verlander hired to teach his army of robots. He tells Homer that the solar system is over four and a half billion years old. Later, he showed Lisa the rings of Saturn through a telescope.[1]

When Benjamin asked Doug and Gary who is the most average person they know answered, Gary it's Neil deGrasse Tyson and Doug it's Michio Kaku. Benjamin told them then at they perhaps should set their sights a little bit lower.[2]

Neil deGrasse Tyson is element Nd in Lisa's Table of Geeky Delights.[3]