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Published on Jun 2, 2008
Neil Tyson ;
Alma mater B.A. Physics, Harvard College
M.A. Astronomy, University of Texas at Austin Ph.D Astrophysics, Columbia University
Notable awards NASA Distinguished Service Medal * In addition to his earned degrees, Tyson is the recipient of eight honorary doctorates. * Tyson was voted the "Sexiest Astrophysicist Alive" by People Magazine in 2000. * An asteroid, 13123 Tyson, is named in his honor. * Tyson is a wine enthusiast whose collection was featured in the May 31, 2000 issue of the Wine Spectator as well as the Spring 2005 issue The World of Fine Wine. * Tyson was named one of Time's 100 Most Influential People of 2007. * Tyson was named the Klopsteg Memorial Award winner in 2007.